welcome to oneFAPvoice- a positively charged Familial Adenomatous Polyposis community.
- join today!
Monica M. Bertagnolli, MD
Division of Surgical Oncology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Dr. Bertagnolli is Professor at Harvard Medical School.
She was an Associate Surgeon at Brigham And Women’s Hospital.
She is a member of Clinical Science Coordinating Committee.
Dr. Bertagnolli’s laboratory studies the APC (Adenomatous Polyposis Coli) gene which is an important factor in colorectal carcinogenesis and in the development of desmoid tumors. Using animal tumor models of the human disease, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, the laboratory investigates mechanisms of tumor transformation initiated by APC mutation or loss.
The laboratory also studies modulation of APC gene activity and tumor formation by chemopreventive drugs.
expertly curated content related to this topic
James R. Howe V, MDJames R. Howe V, MD is a Surgical Oncolo...
Ramona M. Lim, MDBoard Certification: Gastroenterology ...
Infographic: How to Read a Scientific PaperMuch of a scientist’s work involves re...
Robert E. Schoen, MD, MPHRobert E. Schoen, MD, MPH is Professor o...
Clinical Management of Adenomatous Polyposis in Patients with Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer and Familia...OBJECTIVE : To investigate the validity ...
Psychological Distress and Use of Psychosocial Support in Familial Adenomatous PolyposisOBJECTIVE: Familial adenomatous polyposi...
FAP Gene Support GroupThe FAP Gene Support Group provides info...