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Biomedical Research Building 407
Claes Wahlestedt

Claes Wahlestedt, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor
  • Associate Dean for Therapeutic Innovation
  • Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
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Dr. Wahlestedt's laboratory pursues drug discovery and evaluation of combination therapies for various cancers. His team has been successful in identifying and bringing forward - towards testing in human - several novel inhibitors of epigenetic and other drug targets. They are also conducting personalized ex vivo drug screening (with the cancer patient's own cells) to aid optimized treatment.