UTHSC doctor honored for ground-breaking research in cancer genome

By , Daily Memphian Published: July 20, 2020 2:59 PM CT

UTHSC physician-scientist was part of the original leadership team of The Cancer Genome Atlas. He led the sequencing of RNA, which controls abnormal genetic expression in cancer cells. 


Dr. Neil Hayes The Cancer Genome Atlas National Cancer Institute National Human Genome Research Institute

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.

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