James Alwine, Ph.D.

Dr. James C. Alwine is Emeritus Professor of Cancer Biology and former Associate Director of Abramson Cancer Center at the Pearlman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania. He is also Visiting Professor of Immunobiology at the University of Arizona. He is a virologist who has studied the molecular pathogenesis and RNA biology of DNA tumor viruses and herpesviruses. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and an Alumni Fellow of Pennsylvania State. He is co-founder of ExcaliVir, a molecular diagnostic company.