New Approaches in Understanding and Treating Obesity

  • S.P. Hicks Endowed Professor of Pathology

  • Professor of Urology

  • Director, U-M Center for Translational Pathology

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Dr. Chinnaiyan is an expert in the clinical care of patients with cancers, particularly prostate cancer. In thelaboratory, he is using functional genomic, proteomic, and bioinformatics approaches to study the genetic andmolecular lesions that drive cancer progression for the purposes of understanding cancer biology and developingcancer biomarkers and therapeutics.