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Sakina Elzebair Eltom

Country of origin: United States General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
Academic Background


2018 Biological Systems and Organisms
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

My laboratory studies the molecular mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis, with the long-term goal of identifying molecular targets for prevention and therapeutic intervention of breast cancer. Also, we are investigating the role of a group of environmental chemicals that mimics hormones (i.e., endrocrine disruptors) and their possible contribution to the incidence in breast cancer in pre-menopausal women.


International Society for Study of Xenobiotics (ISSX)
American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS)
American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)
Society of Toxicology (SOT)