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Department of Oncology


Jean Abraham

Dr Daniel Munoz-Espin



Graduate Students

Dr Daniel Munoz-Espin is pleased to consider applications from prospective graduate students.

Research Interests

My group works at interface between cellular senescence, plasticity and the fundamental processes and mechanisms that lie at the origin of cancer. We are also developing novel tools and nanodevices for cancer therapy and diagnosis.


Pubmed journal articles - pubmed

Key publications

Cellular senescence: from physiology to pathology. Muñoz-Espín D, Serrano M. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol. 2014 Jul;15(7):482-96.

Programmed cell senescence during mammalian embryonic development. Muñoz-Espín D, Cañamero M, Maraver A, Gómez-López G, Contreras J, Murillo-Cuesta S, Rodríguez-Baeza A, Varela-Nieto I, Ruberte J, Collado M, Serrano M. Cell. 2013 Nov 21;155(5):1104-18.