THE MULVANEY LAB
Identifying and therapeutically targeting enzyme-substrate interactions in cancer
Kathleen Mulvaney, Ph.D.
Kathleen Mulvaney earned her doctorate in cell biology from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in the lab of Ben Major, following her Bachelor of Science degree in molecular genetics from the University of Rochester. She subsequently served as a postdoctoral fellow in the William Sellers Lab at the Broad Institute and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Cambridge, Mass. Her research focuses on targeting protein-protein interactions for therapeutic development in cancer. She was awarded the National Institutes of Health's F32 Ruth L. Kirchstein Postdoctoral Individual National Research Service Award and the LRP Award, and the Sigma Xi Research Society Graduate Student Travel Award. She joined the faculty of the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC in 2022.