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Department of Systems Biology


The mission of the Department of Systems Biology encompasses the following:

  • To improve our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of cancer progression and cancer drug resistance, and translate it to innovative effective patient management
  • To identify genetic, epigenetic and non-genetic abnormalities in tumors; to determine mechanisms of action and translate to patient management through diagnosis, prognosis, individualization of therapy and molecular therapeutics

Dr. Mills and the Systems Biology Faculty

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