Usha Kasid

Discovery of Novel Raf/Ras Protein Inhibitors

Usha N. Kasid, Ph.D. is Professor of Radiation Medicine and Biochemistry and Molecular & Cellular Biology. Her research interests include: Raf-1/Erk signaling; new molecular targets; tumor growth, metastasis, and radiation resistance; antisense and siRNA; liposomal delivery systems; breast, prostate, and pancreatic cancer. She received her PhD from the University of Punjab in India, and was a Fogarty Post-doctoral Fellow in the NCI Laboratory of Biochemistry.