Spotlight on new faculty - Meet Melissa Teoh-Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

December 10, 2012

Melissa Teoh-Fitzgerald, Ph.D., assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, is among the many new faculty members at UNMC.

Name: Melissa Teoh-Fitzgerald, Ph.D.

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Melissa Teoh-Fitzgerald, Ph.D.
Title: Assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology

Research interest: Understanding the role of redox signaling in the tumor microenvironment that drives the oncogenic hepatocyte growth factor, HGF/c-Met activation during epithelial-fibroblast interaction in breast cancer.

Education: Ph.D., 2005 -- University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada

Postdoctoral training: Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program, department of radiation oncology, University of Iowa, 2005-2010

Previous position: Assistant research scientist/adjunct assistant professor, department of radiation oncology, University of Iowa, 2010-2012

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Moorthy P Ponnusamy
December 10, 2012 at 10:10 AM

Welcome to BMB. Congratulation...... Moorthy Ponnusamy