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Lawrence Povirk, Ph.D.

Research program member: Developmental Therapeutics

P.O. Box 980035
Richmond, VA 23298

(804) 828-9640



Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology, VCU School of Medicine


Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
B.S., Carnegie-Mellon University

Research interests

Repair of DNA double-strand breaks induced by cancer chemotherapeutic compounds and the mechanisms by which errors in repair result in gene rearrangements and genomic instability

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