University of Southern California
USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Research Programs

Research Programs serve as the central organizing framework for focusing and catalyzing collaborative transdisciplinary research. The USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center members are organized into seven interactive research programs, five thematic and two translational. The thematic programs are headed by senior investigators in the fields of molecular genetics, epigenetics and regulation, tumor microenvironment, cancer epidemiology, and cancer control research. The translational programs, which provide focus to our transdisciplinary research efforts, are in gastrointestinal cancers and translational and clinical sciences.

Molecular Genetics Program
Epigenetics and Regulation Program
Tumor Microenvironment Program
Cancer Epidemiology Program
Cancer Control Research Program
Gastrointestinal Cancers Program
Translational and Clinical Sciences Program

Developing Program

Program Leadership

Publications of these Programs

Members by Program

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