Susan Clare, MD, PhD
Dr. Clare is the co-Principal Investigator of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure® Tissue Bank at the IU Simon Cancer Center. The Komen-Indiana Bank is the only tissue biorepository in the world established for the acquisition of normal breast tissue, i.e., from volunteer donors with out evidence of disease. She and her laboratory colleagues are members of an NIH R-01 funded Bioengineering Research Partnership, which is developing a nanobiochip for the functional assay of signal transduction pathways. Dr. Clare and her group are also investigating using monocytes/macropahges as a Trogan Horse to deliver nanoparticles to primary and metastatic lesions.