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Dr. Michael W. Lieberman is an Emeritus Member of Houston Methodist Research Institute. He formerly held the positions of CEO and Director of Research Institute as the Ernest Cockrell, Jr. Distinguished Endowed Chair. He was also chair of the Department of Pathology at Houston Methodist Hospital, Professor of Pathology at Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, and Professor of Biology and Biochemistry at the University of Houston.

A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he is a graduate of Yale University and received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Lieberman’s research has focused on cancer including the repair of DNA damage by carcinogens, gene expression in cancer and the role of glutathione in the protection of cells from carcinogens and environmental agents.

He was a fellow at the Fels Research Institute (Temple University), the Chester Beatty Institute for Cancer Research (UK), and the National Cancer Institute. He served as head of the somatic cell genetics section of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, professor of pathology and biological chemistry at Washington University (St. Louis), chair of the department of pathology at The Fox Chase Cancer Center and adjunct professor of pathology at the University of Pennsylvania. He came to Houston in 1988 as the W.L. Moody, Jr., professor and chair of the department of pathology and professor in the department of molecular and cellular biology at Baylor College of Medicine. He is the founding director of the Baylor Cancer Center and has led the pathology service at The Methodist Hospital since 1988.

Dr. Lieberman has served on and/or chaired study sections for the National Institutes of Health and the American Cancer Society and is a former member of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences National Advisory Board (“Council”). He is past president of the American Society for Investigative Pathology and the Association of University Pathologists. He has been honored with the Gold Headed Cane, a life time achievement award, from the American Society for Investigative Pathology.

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gamma-Glutamyltransferase
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DNA
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DNA Repair
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Carcinogens
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Acetoxyacetylaminofluorene
Concept: Acetoxyacetylaminofluorene
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Repair
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Fibroblasts
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Genes
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Metallothionein
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Journals

The Journal of biological chemistry

ISSNs: 0021-9258

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Inc.

Journal

17

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

ISSNs: 0027-8424

Journal

12

Biochemistry

ISSNs: 0006-2960

American Chemical Society

Journal

10

Cancer Research

ISSNs: 0008-5472

American Association for Cancer Research Inc.

Journal

8

American Journal of Pathology

ISSNs: 0002-9440

Elsevier

Journal

7
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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Houston Methodist Hospital

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

23

J.C. Walter Jr. Transplant Center

Organizational unit: Centers of Excellence

19
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Shared Pub. External Organizations

Baylor College of Medicine

External organization: Academic

63

Washington Univ. School of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

26

Fox Chase Cancer Center

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16

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

External organization: Unknown

10

National Cancer Institute

External organization: Unknown

5
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Michael W. Lieberman

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Michael W. Lieberman

Shared Pub. External co-authors

Russell M. Lebovitz

External person

31

Geetha M. Habib

External person

27

S. V. Kala

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14

Bing Z. Carter

External person

11

G. Kala

External person

11
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Michael W. Lieberman

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