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- Biochemistry and cell biology of sphingolipid metabolizing enzymes and their role in cancer and sensitivity to anticancer drugs.
- Proteomic studies of cancer.
- Using the model organism Dictyostelium discoideum to discover genes that function to determine sensitivity to drugs.
- Developmentally regulated protein secretion.
Stephen Alexander, Ph.D.