Siamak Haghdoost

Siamak Haghdoost

Genetic and epigenetic alternations induced by low dose of gamma and UV radiation

Mechanism behind cellular response to low dose and low dose rate of γ-rays

The long term follow up of epidemiological studies on the Japanese people who survived the atomic bomb exposure have shown increased incidence of cancer and other age related diseases such as cardiovascular diseases.

Molecular mechanisms of individual sensitivity to radiotherapy of cancer patients

Radiotherapy is one of the most common therapeutic methods for treatment of breast cancer and cancer in head & neck (H&N) area.

Molecular genetic and epigenetic effects of UV-light in human cells

Skin cancer (including malignant melanomas) is one of the most frequent cancer types in men and women, with about 6500 new cases diagnosed each year in Sweden.

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Siamak

Siamak Haghdoost, Researcher
e-mail: siamak.haghdoost@gmt.su.se
Telephone: +46-8-16 4064
Fax:+46-8-16 4315

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Svante Arrhenius väg 20C floor 5 room 519

Postal address
Department of Genetics, Microbiology and Toxicology
Stockholms Universitet
106 91 Stockholm

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