Asoke Mal, PhD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Cell Stress Biology
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Areas of Expertise: 
Skeletal muscle differentiation
Pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Epigenetics and Biochemistry


Asoke K. Mal, PhD, joined the faculty of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in 2008 as an Assistant Professor of Oncology in the Department of Cell Stress Biology.

Dr. Mal came to Roswell Park from the Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH, where he was on the faculty of the Department of Molecular Genetics. He earned his doctoral degree in 1993 in Biochemistry from the University of Calcutta, India.

Dr. Mal is a member of the American Association of Cancer Research and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He has authored or co-authored several journal publications.


Education and Training: 
PhD, Biochemistry. University of Calcutta, India 1993
BS, University of Calcutta, India,1985