Michael Vasko, Ph.D.
635 Barnhill Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone: (317) 274-1575
Fax: (317) 274-7714
Research Program Membership
Paul Stark Professor and Chair
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
IU School of Medicine
To determine the mechanisms mediating neurotoxicity secondary to cancer therapies including ionizing radiation and chemotherapy. Focus is on the role of oxidative damage and DNA repair on neurotoxicity which manifest as peripheral neuropathy and/or cognitive dysfunction.
Fellowship - A.R.C. Institute of Animal Physiology, Babraham Cambridge, England 1980
Ph.D. - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 1976