David H. Farrell

Oregon Health & Science University, USA


David H. Farrell was born in Pasadena, California, USA. He received a B.S. degree in biochemistry from UCLA in 1979 and a Ph.D. degree in biological sciences from the University of California, Irvine in 1986, completing his dissertation research in the Laboratory of Dennis Cunningham. He completed postdoctoral training at the Laboratory of Jorge Crosa, Ph.D. degree at the Oregon Health Sciences University (1986–1988), and in the Laboratory of Earl Davie, Ph.D. degree at the University of Washington (1988–1993). Professor Farrell was an Assistant Professor at the Penn State University College of Medicine from 1993 to 1998. Since 1998, he has been on the faculty at the Oregon Health & Science University and is currently a Professor of pathology. His primary research interests are in the biochemistry, genetics, regulation, and epidemiology of the blood clotting factor fibrinogen. He has served on study sections for the National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association and served as a Member of the Advisory Board for the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis.

Biography Updated on 13 August 2009

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