Toru Nakamura, PhD

Title & Department


Department of Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

College of Medicine

Research Program

Cancer Biology (CB)

Phone: 312-996-1988


Dr. Toru Nakamura is a Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. His laboratory is interested in understanding the regulatory mechanism that allows stable maintenance of telomeres in fission yeast.


PhD, University of Colorado at Boulder

Research Keywords

Telomere; Dna Damage; Dna Damage Checkpoint; Dna Replication; Genome Stability

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Published Research

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