New Funding Challenges
For several years, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University has been working to keep its cancer research and clinical trials programs going despite federal budget cuts. Continue Reading>>
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Dr. Omer Kucuk is Professor of Hematology, Medical Oncology and Urology. His research focuses on investigating the modulation of genetic and epigenetic pathways of cancer development and progression by nutritional interventions, with emphasis on soy isoflavones and lycopene. His expertise is in the area of chemoprevention, nutrition and cancer, particularly in genitourinary cancers focusing on prostate cancer. He conducts translational research investigating the potential use of natural compounds, particularly lycopene and soy isoflavones, in the prevention and treatment of cancer.