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Dr. Gunawardana's doctoral studies focused on discovering novel mutations that are frequent in B cell lymphoma, the cancer in blood cells. He found these gene mutations play an important role in the formation of these cancers. These findings will lead to the development of potential new drugs and better treatments for patients affected by lymphoma.
A randomly-selected Doctoral citation each day: today from the Doctor of Philosophy in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (PhD) - graduated in 2015