Paul D. Hanavan, PhD

Paul D. Hanavan, PhD

RESEARCH SCIENTIST II

Dr. Hanavan’s research expertise is in hit-to-lead research for multiple oncology indications. He has extensive experience in assay development, in vitro mechanistic studies and mouse model development, and has contributed to multiple peer-reviewed publications across a variety of fields such as immunology, neuroscience, and metabolic biology. His doctoral work led to the identification of promising inhibitory compounds for a novel therapeutic target and resulted in his inventorship on a patent application for antineoplastic compounds and methods to suppress tumor growth. Dr. Hanavan received his Bachelor of Science in Biology and PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology from Arizona State University.