Research Faculty

1150 St. Nicholas Avenue
ICRC 606
New York, NY 10032

Phone: 212-851-5280
Fax: 212-851-5284
Education and Training
B.A. 1979, Princeton University
M.D. 1984, NYU School of Medicine
Ph.D. 1984, NYU School of Medicine

Benjamin Tycko, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology (In the Institute for Cancer Genetics and in the Taub Institute)
Research Summary

Dr. Tycko's lab is pursuing several different lines of research:

1) the epigenetics and genetics of Wilms tumors, acute myeloid leukemias, and other human cancers.

2) the identities and the physiological functions of imprinted genes.

3) the genetic and epigenetic basis for phenotypes in Down syndrome. His lab also collaborates with others at Columbia to study the population genetics of Alzheimer's disease.
Selected Publications

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