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Alphonse Sirica, M.S., Ph.D.

Research program member: Cancer Cell Signaling

P.O. Box 980297
Sanger Hall, Room 5-017
Richmond, VA 23298

(804) 828-9549



Chair, Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathogenesis, Pathology, VCU School of Medicine
Professor, Pathology and Internal Medicine, VCU School of Medicine
Director, GI Oncology Research Initiative, Pathology, VCU School of Medicine


Ph.D., University of Connecticut-Storr
M.S., Fordham University

Research interests

Pathobiology of biliary epithelium; biliary cell carcinogenesis and hepatocarcinogenesis; growth regulation and altered patterns of differentiation of bile ductular epithelial cells in chronic liver injury and cholangiocarcinogenesis; molecular pathology of experimental and human biliary cancers; in vitro models of bile ductular epithelial cell function, mitogenesis, morphogenesis and neoplastic transformation

Published research

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