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Belani, Jitendra

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Jitendra D. Belani, PhD

Contact Dr. Belani

901 Walnut Street
9th Floor, Suite 919
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-4751

Medical School

Graduate School: University of California, Irvine


Postdoctoral Fellowship: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

University Appointment

Assistant Professor, August 1, 2012

Professional Organizations

American Chemical Society, 2007 - Present
Royal Society of Chemistry, 2007 - Present

Research/Clinical Interests

The focus of the laboratory is on the rational design, synthesis, and evaluation of novel small molecules with a potential to prevent and/or treat cancer and diabetes. The lab is also interested in understanding mechanisms of anti-cancer activity of the novel agents and works in collaboration with Kimmel Cancer Center.