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Todd Golub has been named to the National Academy of Sciences – Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
May 5, 2024, 05:09

Todd Golub has been named to the National Academy of Sciences – Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute shared on their LinkedIn:

Dana-Farber’s Todd Golub has been named to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors a scientist can receive. Golub is a world-renowned researcher who pioneered the application of genomics in cancer biology and therapeutic discovery. He is one of the first researchers to use genomic approaches to molecularly characterize human tumors, laying the foundation for the use of genomics to classify, diagnose, and treat cancer.”

Source: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/LinkedIn

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is a leading institution for cancer treatment and research. It was founded by Sidney Farber on 1947. Currently, the Institute has over 5,000 staff, faculty, and clinicians on board. They manage in excess of 640,000 outpatient visits each year, oversee more than 1,000 hospital discharges annually, and are actively involved in over 1,100 ongoing clinical trials.

As of 2023, Dana-Farber is ranked as the #4 cancer hospital globally. Dana-Farber’s research contributions include the development of Gleevec, a highly successful treatment for chronic myeloid leukemia.