Anne M Strohecker, PhD
College of Medicine
Cancer Biology and Genetics
Molecular Biology and Cancer Genetics
As a member of the OSUCCC – James Molecular Biology and Cancer Genetics Program, Anne Strohecker, PhD, seeks to enhance the understanding of autophagy and uncover new therapeutic targets for cancer.Her research focuses on the identification of novel autophagy regulators, their functional relevance for lung tumorigenesis and the role of autophagy in the biology of aggressive sarcomas. Dr. Strohecker holds a U.S. patent for cell lines useful for assessing modulation of autophagy. She has also co-authored a dozen articles appearing in scientific journals such as Cancer Discovery, Autophagy and Clinical Cancer Research.