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Ruth Muschel

Emeritus Professor of Molecular Pathology

Research Summary

We are interested in the mechanisms underlying the development of metastasis, the spread of cancer from one part of the body to another.


Ruth Muschel has been Deputy Director of the Oxford Institute of Radiation Oncology and Professor of Molecular Pathology at the University of Oxford since 2005.  

She obtained MD and PhD degrees at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City and completed her specialty training in anatomic pathology at Columbia University and the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda. She continued on staff at the NCI before taking an academic position at the University of Pennsylvania, where she advanced to the rank of Professor.


Bostjan Markelc - Assistant Professor at the Institute of Oncology Ljubljana, Department of Experimental Oncology
Keaton Jones, Clinical Research Training Fellow - The Royal Berkshire Hospital, General Surgery Department

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