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Wadih Arap, M.D., Ph.D. and Renata Pasqualini, Ph.D.

May 22, 2013

Dr. Wadih Arap and Dr. Renata Pasqualini from the University of Texas’s MD Anderson Cancer Center received a 2001 Translational Grant from The V Foundation. The two are international experts in the discovery of new cancer drugs and the treatment of advanced cancers. The team has recently joined forces with the University of New Mexico (UNM) Health Sciences Center and the UNM Cancer Center. Arap is the new Deputy Director and Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology in the internal medicine department. Pasqualini joins UNM as the new Associate Director for Translational Research and will work with experimental therapeutics and drug discovery. Read more about their new positions and research here.