Cedars Sinai Medical Center
United States of America
Cedars-Sinai Affiliations Cancer Institute (Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute) Department of Biomedical Sciences Awards & Activities Associate Editor: Frontiers in Science, Current Hirshberg Foundation Award, 2012 American Pancreatic Association, 2011 Career Development Award, National Institutes of Health, 2011 American Association for Cancer Research, 2008
The research goal of Mouad Edderkaoui, PhD, is to understand the mechanism of pancreatic cancer initiation and progression and to develop a treatment strategy for the disease. Edderkaoui focuses on the role of cells present in the tumor microenvironment and how histone deacetylases (HDACs) regulate the interaction between these cells.