12th & 13th Annual Weinman Award Recipients
The 2022 Weinman Award is given to two distinguished scientists working in the field of cancer cell metabolism:
- James E. Cleaver, PhD.
- Napoleone Ferrara, PhD.
James E. Cleaver, PhD.
Professor Emeritus of Dermatology and of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Graduate Program Membership: BMS
UCSF Institute for Human Genetics
San Francisco, USA
Dr. Cleaver focuses on human DNA repair deficient hereditary diseases, especially xeroderma pigmentosum (XP) and Cockayne Syndrome (CS), which present increased solar-induced cancers, and developmental and neurological disorders. (Quote from the University of California San Francisco.)