Researcher Profile

Jean E. Schwarzbauer, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Metabolism and Growth Program

Member since 2010

Academic Appointment

Professor of Molecular Biology
Princeton University


Director of Graduate Studies for Molecular Biology


Research Interests

  • Extracellular matrix (ECM) assembly and cell adhesion
  • How ECM properties and components change during tumorigenesis
  • Role of stroma in mammary epithelial morphogenesis and tumor initiation
  • Regulation of cell motility
  • Integrin receptor signaling
  • Effects of ECM on gene expression

Selected Publications

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