Archibald S. Perkins, MD, PhD | Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation

Archibald S. Perkins, MD, PhD

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Development of Targeted Therapies for 3q26-positive MDS
Original Research Center: 
University of Rochester
Pubmed Author Name: 
Perkins, AS
Current Position/Title: 
Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD)
Current Institution: 
University of Rochester

Dr. Perkins is an active participant in the clinical hematopathology service as well as a researcher exploring the genes that impact the development of leukemias and other human malignancies. His primary focus is acute myeloid leukemia (AML), a particularly lethal type of cancer with no effective thereapies at present. His clinical responsibilities include interpretation of bone marrow biopsies and smears, lymph node biopsies, and spleen; and laboratory analyses of coagulation disorders and hemoglobinopathies.