Mary Ann McLane

Medical Laboratory Sciences

Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421, aboyle@udel.edu
  • <p>Investigates ways of preventing cancer from spreading.</p>
  • <p>Extensive research conducted on a group of naturally occurring proteins from viper venom, called disintegrins. In studies, some of the proteins can prevent tumor cells from forming new colonies within the lungs of mice.</p>
  • <p>Past president of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science.</p>
  • <p>Can also discuss stem cells.</p>

Web Site:
http://www.udel.edu/medtech/mclane/mclane.html

Titles:
Professor, Medical Laboratory Sciences
Professor, Biological Sciences

Keywords:
viper venom, cancer, cancer prevention, tumor, stem cells, health