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Francis M. Giardiello, MD

Researcher
Department of Medicine, Oncology Center
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Professor of Medicine and the program director for the gastrointestinal fellowship at Johns Hopkins Colorectal Cancer Registry and Risk Assessment Clinic.

Interests: He has focused on the study of cancer and cancer chemoprevention in the gastrointestinal(GI) tract. He has a continuing interest in the study of the genotypic phenotypic correlations in the polyposis syndromes which include familial adenomatous polyposis, juvenile polyposis and Peutz-Jeghers syndrome.

Education: Graduation, Tufts University School of Medicine; MBA, Johns Hopkins University.

Fellowship: Gastroenterology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Experience: 9 years as the Director of the Division of Gastroenterology at Johns Hopkins University.

Representative Publications:
Prostanoids, Ornithine Decarboxylase, and Polyamines in Primary Chemoprevention of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis 

Prostaglandin Levels in Human Colorectal Mucosa – Effects of Sulindac in Patients with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis 

A new phenotypic manifestation of familial adenomatous polyposis

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