Janice M. Pluth0000-0002-1640-7812
Janice M. Pluth received her Ph.D. degree in microbiology and molecular genetics from the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA. She is currently working as a Scientist at the Department of Cancer and DNA Damage Response, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA. She has a broad background in cytogenetics, DNA repair, and mutagenesis. Her overall interests encompass defining radiation-induced molecular and phenotypic changes effecting carcinogenesis. More specifically she is interested in understanding how various tissue types and differences in a cell’s microenvironment may affect this process. The role of stem cells and chromatin changes resulting from radiation exposure are areas of particular interest.
Biography Updated on 2 September 2012