Genes, Drugs, and Breast Cancer
Dr. Matthew James Ellis is a Professor of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine and Director of the Breast Cancer Program at the Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center. Dr. Ellis’ primary research interests include the identification of genes that affect responses and resistance to endocrine therapy in patients with breast cancer. Using gene microarray analysis, gene sequencing and array comparative genomic hybridization, Dr. Ellis is currently co-principal investigator for the NCI funded Proteome Characterization Center, a member site of the Clinical Proteomic Tumor Analysis Consortium. He also serves as Ambassador to Brazil for the McDonnell International Scholars Academy at Washington University which provides opportunity for research universities to promote global connectivity and social responsibility through education.
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