Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Branch


Melvin, James Edward, D.D.S., Ph.D.​, Acting Chief
Chief, Secretory Mechanisms and Dysfunction Section​​


The Oral Pharyngeal Cancer Branch conducts basic research on the normal and aberrant functions of tissues, cells and molecules as they relate to oral disease and other disease states, placing a special emphasis on the etiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of oral tumors.

Last Reviewed
July 2018