Research Team at Beth Israel:

Steven Balk, MD, PhD


Professor of Medicine

David Einstein, MD

Medical Oncologist

Dr. Balk’s laboratory conducts basic and translational research in cancer biology, with a focus on prostate cancer and the proteins and pathways that are critical for tumor development and progression. A major effort has been to understand the role of the androgen receptor (AR), a steroid hormone receptor that is highly expressed and critical for the growth of most prostate cancers.

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), Boston, MA, USA

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