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Gretchen Neigh, Ph.D.

Massey Cancer Center research program membership

Cancer Prevention and Control

Department affiliations

Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, School of Medicine


PhD, The Ohio State University (2004)

Research description

I study the influence of chronic and traumatic stress on the interactions among the nervous, endocrine, and immune systems and the implications for physiological and behavioral function. Effects of chronic and traumatic stress include influences on cancer development, progression, and recovery, and work related to Massey focuses on these types of questions.

Disease focus of research

Brain & nervous system, Endocrine/neuroendocrine

Research keywords

Animal models,Biomarkers,Cancer disparities,Inflammation,Metabolism,Translational science,Other

Published research (during tenure as a Massey Cancer Center member)

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