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Developmental Therapeutics Program (DTP)
Last Updated: 04/02/15

MPB Personnel

Beverly A. Teicher, Ph.D.
Chief, Molecular Pharmacology Branch

Dr. Beverly A. Teicher PhD is currently Chief of the Molecular Pharmacology Branch at NCI, a position that she assumed in early 2011. A major focus of the Molecular Pharmacology Branch is target and drug discovery in the disease areas of sarcoma and small cell lung cancer. More…

David Evans, Ph.D.

Dr. David Evans joined MPB as head of the Target Validation and Screening Laboratory (TVSL) from Emerald Biostructures. Dr. Evans has expertise in robotics and automation for screening (building HTS platforms at Serono, TGEN, Dharmacon and Sirnaomics) including use of High Content screening (GE Incell 1000 and Thermo ArrayScan instruments) and has been involved in development of standard cell based, enzyme and protein-protein screens for high throughput chemical screens. More…

Anne Monks, Ph.D.

Dr. Anne Monks was educated in Great Britain and received her honors degree in Applied Biology from Hatfield University in 1975. She studied for her Ph.D. at the Clinical Pharmacology Department of St. Bartholomews Hospital and was awarded the degree in Clinical Pharmacology from London University in 1979. More…

Annamaria Rapisarda, Ph.D.

Dr. Annamaria Rapisarda obtained her Ph. D in Molecular Biological Science and her Specialization degree in Clinical Pathology from University of Genoa, Italy. She spent four years as a post-doctoral fellow and seven years as a scientist in the Tumor Hypoxia Laboratory, at the National Cancer Institute, under the supervision of Dr. Giovanni Melillo. More…

About the Branch Chief

Dr. Mary K. Wolpert, Ph.D. Dr. Beverly A. Teicher PhD is Chief of the Molecular Pharmaco-logy Branch at NCI, a position that she assumed in early 2011. One focus of the Molecular Pharmacology Branch is target and drug discovery for rare and recalcitrant cancers such as sarcoma and small cell lung cancer. Dr. Teicher completed a PhD in Bioorganic Chemistry at the Johns Hopkins University and postdoctoral training at Yale University School of Medicine. More…