David P Carbone, MD, PhD
Barbara J. Bonner Chair in Lung Cancer Research
Director, James Thoracic Center
Professor of Medicine
College of Medicine
Cancer, Lung Cancer, Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung, Adenocarcinoma, Carcinoma, Small Cell Lung Carcinoma, Carcinoma, Squamous Cell, Neoplasm Metastasis
Dr. Carbone is an expert in the molecular genetics of lung tumors, which includes understanding the specific cells and genetic markers in each patient’s lung cancer and developing treatments and drugs that target specific tumor cells. His research interests, grant support and publications focus on lung cancer, specifically genetics, immunotherapy, tumor-associated immunosuppression mechanisms and gene therapy.