David D. Roberts
David D. Roberts received his B.S. degree in chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1976 and his Ph.D. degree in biological chemistry from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA in 1983. After postdoctoral training at The University of Michigan and in the Laboratory of Biochemical Pharmacology of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), he became a Research Chemist at the NIDDK. In 1988, Roberts joined the NCI as Chief of the Biochemical Pathology Section. He has served on numerous peer review panels and on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Biological Chemistry, Glycobiology, Current Chemical Biology, American Journal of Translational Research, and Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences. His research interests include the functions of extracellular matrix proteins and their receptors and downstream signal transduction pathways in cancer, angiogenesis, and in a fungal disease that limits the survival of cancer patients.
Biography Updated on 23 March 2011