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Jonathan M. Kurie, M.D.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Professor, Thoracic, Head and Neck Medical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Research Interests

  • Lung cancer
  • Mouse models of human cancer
  • Tumor microenvironment

Lung cancer has unique biologic processes. Our primary interest and expertise is to understand the transcriptional and mutational basis basis of lung cancer development. We have a number of ongoing projects to decipher the messenger RNAs and microRNAs that drive these processes and the somatic mutations that underlie these transcriptional changes.  

Contact Information

Phone: 713-792-6363


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