Researcher Profile

Nada N. Boustany, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Metabolism and Growth Program

Member since 2005

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
School of Engineering
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Research Interests

  • Developing novel, minimally invasive optical technology to track signaling pathways and analyze function of genes w/i living cells (quantifying in tumorigenic cells, structural alterations resulting from abnormal expression of pro- or anti-apoptotic proteins/abnormal mechanisms of cell death)
  • Characterizing the relationship between physical and morphological phenotypes and patterns of gene expression during early cancer development

Selected Publications

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