• Keith Maggert, PhD

    Understanding the Origins of Genome Instability

  • Tom Doetschman, PhD

    Synergistic activities of TGFbeta deficiency and the gut microbiome in colon cancer.

  • Samantha Harris, PhD

    Understanding myosin binding protein-C in health and disease

  • Noel Warfel, PhD

    Modeling the Effects of Hypoxia on Cancer Cells and Tumor Angiogenesis

  • Casey Romanoski, PhD

    Systems Genetics Approaches to Identify Mechanisms of Complex Diseases

  • Greg Rogers, PhD

    Investigating Mechanisms of Genomic Integrity


    Training Our Next Leaders in Biomedical Research


    An Established Leader in Cutting-edge Research


    A Thriving Environment for Biomedical Discovery

  • Nathan Ellis, PhD

    Aberrant DNA Replication and Genomic Instability


Message from the Chair

The mission of the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine (CMM) is to provide pre- and post-doctoral, medical and graduate education in an interdisplinary environment through research activities, to advance knowledge of biological structure as related to function and disease from the molecular level to the whole organism.


Dr. Donata Vercelli, Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, published Aug. 4 in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Dr. Donata Vercelli, Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, a member of the UA BIO5 Institute and Director of the Arizona Center for the Biology of Complex Diseases

Growing up on an Amish Farm Protects Children Against Asthma, UAHS Collaborative Research Shows

Barnyard Dust Offers a Clue to Stopping Asthma in Children


Upcoming Events

2016 Joint BMCB/IMB/CMM Biosphere Retreat
8:00am to 5:45pm

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