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Christopher L. Corless M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Corless oversees the development of novel molecular and proteomic tests for solid tumors. Further information can be found on the Corless research page.

Areas of interest

  • Role of oncogenic mutations in GI stromal tumors, melanomas, and other solid tumors
  • Development and application of new molecular diagnostic assays for use in research and clinical trials


  • M.D., Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Missouri 1988
  • Residency:

    • Anatomic Pathology, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, 1988-1990
  • Fellowship:

    • Urologic Pathology, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, 1992-1993
    • Gastrointestinal Pathology, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, 1990-1992
  • Certifications:

    • Anatomic Pathology (ABPath), 1993

Honors and awards

  • AOA

Memberships and associations

  • Am. Association for Cancer Research
  • Association for Molecular Pathology
  • Am. Society for Clinical Oncology

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