John Nitiss, PhD

Title & Department


Department of Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences

College of Pharmacy

Research Program

Cancer Biology (CB)

Phone: 815-395-5583


Dr. John Nitiss is a Professor in the Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences and Assistant Dean of Research at the University of Illinois at Chicago. His research is focused on anti-cancer drugs that target DNA opoisomerases mechanisms of cell killing and repair of topoisomerase mediated damage.


PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology

Research Keywords

Topoisomerase; Dna Repair; Mutagenesis; Drug Resistance; Model Organisms; Dna Replication

Published Research

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Other Link(s)

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