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Ben E. Black, PhD

Abramson Cancer Center

Degree and Institution

PhD, University of Virginia

Faculty Title

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics


Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics

Research Expertise

Molecular Mechanisms Ensuring Accurate Chromosome Segregation

Other Affiliations
American Society for Cell Biology
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Honors and Award

2005, Career Award in the Biomedical Sciences (Burroughs Wellcome Fund)
2003-2006, Postdoctoral Fellow of the American Cancer Society
1997-2002, Dean's Merit Fellow (University of Virginia, School of Medicine)
1997, Sigma Xi
1997, graduated cum laude, with distinction in major (Carleton College)
1993-1997, National Merit Scholar


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Contact Information

Ben E. Black

Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
422 Curie Boulevard
913A Stellar-Chance
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6059

Office Phone: 215-898-5039
Fax: 215-573-7058