Researcher Profile

Utz Herbig, PhD

Full Member, Genomic Instability and Cancer Genetics Program

Member since 2011

Academic Appointment

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


Research Interests

  • Telomere induced Senescence in Cancer and Aging Our laboratory is interested in understanding how telomeres, the physical ends of linear chromosomes, contribute to senescence in mammalian cells.

Selected Publications

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