Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
Department Head – James M. Mullin, PhD
The Lankenau Institute for Medical Research is located on the same
campus as Lankenau Medical Center. The Institute offers the opportunity
for training in basic and clinical research of NIH funded projects,
generating on average more than 40 peer-reviewed publications per year.
Traversing sixteen research groups, current investigations include the
following areas: smooth muscle and endothelial vascular biology, cardiac
electrophysiology, neurodegenerative processes, muscle development
biology, cell adhesion, stem cell biology, mouse genomics, DNA repair
mechanisms, skin cancer, programmed cell death, gastrointestinal
physiology, cancer prostate cancer and the molecular mechanisms of
aging. More information on these programs and investigators may be
obtained from the Institute's website.
Students will work closely with the principal investigators on any
number of projects with participation possibly eventually leading to a
co-authorship on a publication.
If you would like to learn more about our medical student rotation
please call the Medical Student Clerkship Coordinator at 484.476.8144.
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