Researcher Profile

Mona Batish, PhD

Associate II Member, Genomic Instability and Cancer Genetics Program

Member since 2015

Academic Appointment

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
New Jersey Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Research Interests

  • Single molecule imaging of mRNAs by Fluorescent in situ hybridization (smFISH)
  • Developing Fusion FISH as a new RNA based diagnosis assay for detection of products of chromosomal transloations
  • Coupling this single-molecule imaging technique with automated image-analysis computer programs, so that the location of affected cells among the normal cells in a tissue sample can be determined and the number of gene fusion transcripts in each individual affected cell can be counted

Selected Publications

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