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Dennis Wigle, M.D., Ph.D., is a thoracic surgeon who also conducts research on understanding and treating thoracic malignancies, mainly lung cancer and esophageal cancer. Working with his lab research team, Dr. Wigle uses several modern genomic, stem cell and regenerative medicine technologies in his studies. This work is translationally focused, with an emphasis on basic discoveries impacting disease understanding and the translation of novel scientific findings into clinical trials and patient care.
Research conducted in Dr. Wigle's lab focuses on developing novel treatment approaches for unmet patient needs. Dr. Wigle and his lab team work closely with commercial partners and have been involved in several investigational new drug applications with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
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