Division of hematology / oncology

Andrew S. Kraft, M.D.

Professor

Dr. Kraft’s research involves an understanding of the role of signal transduction in cancer.  Early in his career, he demonstrated that protein kinase C was regulated by phorbol ester tumor promoters.  Later he discovered that these promoters stimulated a cascade of protein kinases, the Jun Amino Terminal protein kinases, which are important in regulating responses to hormones, growth factors, cell stress, and death.  He has taken bryostatin 1, a protein kinase C regulator, from the bench to the bedside, completing clinical trials of this agent.

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Andrew S. Kraft, M.D.

Andrew S. Kraft, M.D.

Dr. Kraft's Clinical Interests

Medical oncology
Cencer of the prostate
Sarcomas
Novel cancer drug development

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Kraft's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.
 
 
 

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