American University of Beirut

Cancer and Stem Cells

​​Cancer is the most devastating disease that humans had to face in the last 50 years or so. The research in this program focuses on establishing new pharmaceutical targets, as well as understanding the mechanisms involved in cellular proliferation and apoptosis. Researchers from various backgrounds are also interested in novel therapeutic venues involving stem cells.

Research Unit Directors:

Ali Bazarbachi​​​
Georges Daoud
Hiba El-Hajj
Margret Shirinian
Marwan El-Sabban​
Mazen Kurban
Nadine Darwiche
Rihab Nasr
​Wassim Abou Kheir​

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