Don Benson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor - Clinical
College of Medicine
Primary Food Innovation Center Area: Biomedical Nutrition
Areas of Expertise: hematologic malignancy, stem cell transplantation, natural killer cell biology, experimental therapeutics, immunotherapy of cancer
I have a strong collaboration with member Ouliana Ziozenkova studying the role of Vitamin A in B-cell hematopoiesis and effects of Vitamin A on immunology and cancer. My contribution to the FIC mission lies in translation of basic science in retinoic acid metabolism to new knowledge and potential therapies for B-cell hematologic malignancies.