Michael A. Tangrea, Ph.D.

Drs. Morton and Tobia Mower Central Research Laboratory

Dr. Michael A. Tangrea

Dr. Michael A. TangreaDr. Michael A. Tangrea earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Loyola College Maryland and his Ph.D. in molecular and cellular biology from the University of Maryland. He has co-authored over 30 peer-reviewed publications, 10 book chapters and seven review publications. Dr. Tangrea brings 22 years experience in molecular biology, with a special interest in tissue microdissection and molecular pathology. He has co-invented a number of technologies enabling the molecular analysis of tissue specimens, resulting in six issued U.S. patents. 

Before joining the Alvin & Lois Lapidus Cancer Institute, Dr. Tangrea conducted research at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Md., for over 12 years. 

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