Drazen B. Zimonjic
Dr. Drazen B. Zimonjic received his BS, MS, and PhD from the University of Belgrade in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia. He was a tenured Professor of Biology at the University of Belgrade, before joining, in 1992, Laboratory of Biology in the National Cancer Institute (NCI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) USA. In 1996 he moved to NCI's Laboratory of Experimental Carcinogenesis where he co-founded Molecular Cytogenetic Section. Dr. Zimonjic's main interest is the genomic anatomy of human and mouse cancer cells, and molecular mechanisms of action of tumor suppressor genes. Dr. Zimonjic authored over 130 research articles in peer-reviewed journals and received honors from both the University of Belgrade and the National Institutes of Health. He is a member in good standing of several scientific societies and editorial boards, and a non-resident member of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts.
Biography Updated on 1 March 2012