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Neal G. Copeland, PhD

Neal G. Copeland, PhD

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Class of 2022

Scientific Areas of Expertise: Cancer Genetics, Insertional Mutagenesis, Mouse Models of Human Cancer

For groundbreaking contributions to cancer genetics and quintessential studies involving the Sleeping Beauty transposable element system to establish various mouse models of cancer, which have been essential to the understanding of cancer initiation and progression, and for the identification of numerous candidate genes involved in carcinogenesis.