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Professor Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine

Contact information:

Telephone: (514) 340-8222, ext. 5530
e-mail address: michael.pollak@mcgill.ca
website: http://www.mcgill.ca/pollak-lab/; http://www.mcgill.ca/assaylab

Projects for Thesis Supervision:

1. Any projects related to peptide growth factors and neoplasia.

Recent Publications:

Pollak, M. (2012)
The insulin receptor /insulin-like growth factor receptor family as a therapeutic target in oncology. Clin. Cancer Res., 18: 40-50.

Larssson, O., Morita, M., Toposirovic, I., Alain, T., Blouin, M.J., Pollak, M. and Sonenberg, N. (2012)
Distinct perturbation of the translatome by the antidiabetic drug metformin. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, May 18, Epub ahead of print.

Pollak, M. (2012)
Investigating metformin for cancer prevention and treatment: the end of the beginning. Cancer Discov. 2: 778-790.

Complete list of publications can be found at: www.mcgill.ca/pollak-lab/publications