Gokul Das, PhD

Associate Professor of Oncology
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Member, Molecular Pharmacology and Cancer Therapeutics Graduate Program
Member, Experimental Therapeutics CCSG (Cancer Center Support Grant) Program
Co-Director, Breast Disease Site Research Group (DSRG)
Member, Lung DSRG
Member, Gynecology DSRG
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Special Interests: 
Interaction between estrogen receptors and tumor suppressor protein p53 signaling in breast cancer: understanding molecular mechanisms and identifying new prognostic markers and therapeutic targets
Role of p53 and estrogen receptor beta in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) pathology
Cellular and molecular underpinnings of the role of estrogen receptors and mutant p53 in high grade serous ovarian cancer (HGSOC)
Estrogen receptors and p53 in the regulation of nuclear-mitochondrial communication and energy metabolism
Clinical trials to translate research findings from the laboratory


Education and Training: 
PhD - Pharmacology & Molecular Biology - Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Post-doctoral, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY
Professional Memberships: 
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
The American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)