John  Edwards, PhD

John Edwards, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Associate Professor of Medicine, Center for Pharmacogenomics, Washington University School of Medicine

Research Interest

New experimental and computational tools to understand the cooperation between methylation and other genomic changes that contribute to processes including tumorigenesis and therapy resistance. Understanding how hypomethylation remodels the transcriptome and affects genomic instability.


  • 2001: MS, chemical engineering and applied chemistry, Columbia University, New York
  • 2003: PhD, chemical engineering (genomics), Columbia University


  • 2003 - 2006: Postdoctoral researcher, Columbia University, New York

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