W. Michael Korn, MD

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W. Michael Korn, MD

Associate Professor in Residence, Department of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Medical Oncology), UCSF

Phone: (415) 353-9888 (appts)
Box 1705, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-1705

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Education

Philipps University of Marburg, Germany, Continuing Education, 1981 - 1984, Medicine
Heinrich-Heine University of Düsseldorf, Germany, Approbation as Physician, 1984 - 1988, Medicine
Philipps University of Marburg, Germany, Medical Doctorate, 1993
University of Bern, Switzerland, Internship, 1997, Medicine


Professional Experience

  • 1988-1992
    Physician in Training, Ev. Krankenhaus Dinslaken, Germany
  • 1992-1996
    Physician in Training, West German Cancer Center, University of Essen, Medical School, Essen, Germany
  • 1996
    Certified Internist, West German Cancer Center, University of Essen, Medical School, Essen, Germany
  • 1996
    Interim Head, Laboratory of Tumor Cytogenetics, West German Cancer Center, University of Essen, Medical School, Essen Germany
  • 1996-1997
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory Medicine (F. Waldman), UCSF Cancer Center, UCSF
  • 1997
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Cancer Research Institute (F. McCormick), UCSF Cancer Center, UCSF
  • 1997-1999
    Assistant Research Biochemist, Cancer Research Institute, UCSF Cancer Center, UCSF
  • 1999-2004
    Assistant Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, UCSF
  • 2004-2006
    Assistant Adjunct Professor of Medicine, UCSF
  • 2006-present
    Associate Professor of Medicine in Residence, Divisions of Gastroenterology and Medical Oncology, UCSF
  • 2008-2011
    Co-Director, Center of Molecular Oncology, UCSF

Honors & Awards

  • 1996
    Mildred-Scheel Research Fellowship, Mildred Scheel Stiftung e.V., Germany
  • 2000
    UCSF REAC Award
  • 2000
    American Cancer Society Individual Research Award
  • 2001, 2002
    Hellman Family Award
  • 2005
    UCSF THANKS Star Award
  • 2008
    Cancer League Award
  • 2008
    Tip Your Heart Foundation Award
  • 2009
    Helen Diller Family Quality Award

Selected Publications

  1. Mirzoeva OK, Collisson EA, Schaefer PM, Hann B, Hom YK, Ko AH, Korn WM. Subtype-specific MEK-PI3 kinase feedback as a therapeutic target in pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Mol Cancer Ther. 2013 Oct; 12(10):2213-25.
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  2. Yount GL, Afshar G, Ries S, Korn M, Shalev N, Basila D, McCormick F, Haas-Kogan DA. Transcriptional activation of TRADD mediates p53-independent radiation-induced apoptosis of glioma cells. Oncogene. 2001 May 17; 20(22):2826-35.
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  3. Al-Bander SY, Nix L, Katz R, Korn M, Sebastian A. Food chloride distribution in nature and its relation to sodium content. J Am Diet Assoc. 1988 Apr; 88(4):472-5.
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