Stanford Cancer Institute Directory

Cancer Stem Cells Profiles

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    The Ernest and Amelia Gallo Professor in the School of Medicine, Professor of Developmental Biology and, by courtesy, of Chemical and Systems Biology
    Professor of Biology
    The Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation Professor and Director, Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology


    Assistant Professor, Stanford University, 1978 Associate Professor, Stanford University, 1986 Professor, Stanford University, 1991
    Karel H. and Avice N. Beekhuis Professor in Cancer Biology
    Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care)


    Dr. Tushar Desai specializes in the treatment of general pulmonary and Interstitial Lung Diseases like Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF). He has practiced pulmonary medicine since 2002. Dr. Desai has a special interest in understanding the development and progression of diseases like IPF, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and lung adenocarcinoma, as well as in understanding how native lung stem cells function to repair the lung gas exchange surface after injury.
    Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology (Radiation Therapy)
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Endocrinology)
    Reed-Hodgson Professor in Human Biology and Professor of Genetics and of Obstetrics/Gynecology (Reproductive and Stem Cell Biology)
    Professor of Developmental Biology and, by courtesy, of Medicine (Endocrinology)
    Associate Professor of Neurology and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery, of Pediatrics, of Pathology and of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences