Affiliated Research Labs

Laboratory of James Rocco, MD, PhD

Research Interests

  • Origins of intra-tumor heterogeneity
  • Genetic progression during tumor development
  • Biomarkers of head and neck cancer outcomes
  • Methods for reliable in vitro propagation of cancer cells from tumors


BA: Chemistry, Yale University, Magna Cum Laude, 1970
AM: Physiology, Harvard University, 1971
PhD: Physiology, Harvard University, thesis adviser: Susan E. Leeman, PhD, 1978
Postdoctoral: Physiology, Harvard University, 1982

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Biomedical Research Tower, BRT 818
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
460 W. 12th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
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