Joshua Mendell, M.D., Ph.D.
Joshua Mendell, M.D., Ph.D.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Titles & Positions

  • Professor, Department of Molecular Biology

  • Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

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Grant Information

Grant ID: R1008
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of Rising Stars
Recruited From: 
Johns Hopkins University
Date Awarded: 
June 18, 2010
Grant Amount: 

A 2011 CPRIT Recruitment of Rising Stars award lured Joshua Mendell, M.D., Ph.D., to The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, from Johns Hopkins University. Now that his laboratory is well established in Dallas, he’s staying put, along with 20 additional researchers, students, and technicians.

Dr. Mendell’s research focuses on how genes are controlled and how genetic regulatory pathways go awry in diseases like cancer. His research has opened up potential new avenues for cancer treatment.

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