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Paul Joseph Higgins

Molecular biologist , cancer researcher

Paul Joseph Higgins, American molecular biologist, cancer researcher. Recipient Young Investigators award National Cancer Institute, 1980-1983. Member Harvey Society, American Association Cancer Research, American Society Cell Biology, New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Microbiology.

Background

Higgins, Paul Joseph was born on July 30, 1946 in Brooklyn. Son of Vincent John and Lucille Theresa (Gendus) Higgins.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Iona College, New Rochelle, New York, 1968. Master of Science, Long Island University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy., New York University, 1976.

Career

Research associate Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1976-1979, associate, head hepatic carcinogensis program, 1979-1985. Assistant professor genetics and molecular biology Cornell University, 1980-1985. Chief laboratory cell and molecular biology Veterans Administration Medical Center, Albany, New York, since 1985.

Associate professor medicine and pathology Albany Medical College, since 1985.

Works

  • Author numerous science papers.

Membership

Member Harvey Society, American Association Cancer Research, American Society Cell Biology, New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Microbiology.

Connections

Married Denise Laura Cote, February 24, 1973. Children– Jennifer Ann, Stephen Paul, Craig Evan, Erik James, Sean Patrick.

father:
Vincent John Higgins

mother:
Lucille Theresa (Gendus) Higgins

spouse:
Denise Laura Cote

children:
Jennifer Ann Higgins

Stephen Paul Higgins

Craig Evan Higgins

Erik James Higgins

Sean Patrick Higgins