Dana-Lynn Koʻomoa-Lange

Dana-Lynn Koʻomoa-Lange, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Contact information

Office: Interim Facility C (COP-C), Room 112A
Office Phone: (808) 932-7147
Fax Phone: (808) 933-2974
Email: danalynn@hawaii.edu

Education

  • B.S., Cell and Molecular Biology - San Diego State University (San Diego, CA)
  • Ph.D., Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology - Brown University (Providence, RI)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Signaling - Queen's Medical Center/LCMS (Honolulu, HI)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Natural Products and Cancer Biology - UH Cancer Center (Honolulu, HI)

Honors

  • Keystone Symposia Scholarship Award (2014)
  • American Association for Cancer Research Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award (2011)
  • Fellow, Keystone Symposium on Molecular and Cellular Biology (2009-2010)
  • University of Hawai'i Research Council Fellowship Award (2007 and 2008)
  • Carl Storm Fellowship (2007)
  • Helen F. Cserr Memorial Fellow, Outstanding Academic Achievement (2004-2005)
  • MDIBL Research Fellowship, Mt. Desert Island Biological Laboratory (2003)

Grants

  • NCI Career Development Grant (K01 )
  • Hawaii Community Foundation, Geist Foundation
  • IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (P20)
  • Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
  • NSF IUSE Grant
  • UHH Seed Money

Recent publications

  • Int J Oncol, submitted, in review
  • Nature Comm, submitted, in review
  • J Pharma and Pharm Sci, 2015, 1: 1-7.
  • Phytotherapy Res, 2014, 29(4):582-90.
  • FEBS Open Bio, 2014, 4: 966-975.
  • Int J of Oncol, 2013, 42(4): 1219-28.
  • Int J of Cancer, 2010, 101(7): 2012-24.
  • Cancer Res, 2008, 68 (23): 9825-31.
  • Clin Cancer Res, 2007, 13 (21): 6312-9.
  • Nat Cell Bio, 2006, 8 (7): 771-3.
  • Science, 2006, 312(5777): 1220-3.

Courses currently teaching