Nyla A Heerema
Cosmetics and medicines
Nyla A Heerema is a professor in the Department of Pathology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. She is the Director of the Cancer Cytogenetics Laboratory there, as well as conducts an active research program. Her areas of research are the cytogenetics of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. She is a member of the CLL Research Consortium, and is the Chairperson of the Cytogenetics Discipline for the Children’s Oncology Group. She has published over 300 articles.