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MD Anderson's reputation attracts experts in all fields to the institution; therefore, the faculty members possess an unparalleled level of knowledge and technical expertise.

We are proud of our faculty team, which includes world-renowned pioneers in cytogenetics, who along with other faculty members actively participate in the rapidly progressing field of cytogenetics and molecular cytogenetics.

The large faculty enables you to receive instruction that is primarily structured on a one-to-one basis. Faculty members know their students well and therefore are able to provide guidance based upon their understanding of your unique needs.


The Program in Cytogenetic Technology is administered by:

Program Director

Jun Gu, M.D., Ph.D.

Toll-free: 1-800-551-9503
Local: 713-563-3225
Fax: 713-745-3337

Medical Director

Xinyan Lu, MD, FACMG

Education Coordinator

Vicki L. Hopwood, M.S.

Clinical Coordinator

Ming Zhao, M. D.

Roster of Faculty

A current roster of Cytogenetic Technology faculty is published in the Health Professions Student Catalog.

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