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David A. Gewirtz, Ph.D.

Research program member: Developmental Therapeutics

Box 980035
401 College St.
Richmond, VA 23298

804-828-9523

Email: david.gewirtz@vcuhealth.org

Affiliations

Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine

Education

PhD, City University of New York, Mt. Sinai (1978)

Research description

I research the role of autophagy and senescence in sensitivity to chemotherapy and radiation in breast and lung cancer. I'm also interested in mitigation of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy.

Research keywords

Autophagy, senescence, tumor dormancy, peripheral neuropathy, nicotinic receptors

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