LUBNA Tahtamouni Visiting Professor

Office: Mrb 221

Phone: (970) 491-5531



  • B.S., M.S. University of Jordan
  • Ph.D. Colorado State University


Cancer arises from changes in basic cell functions. My research focuses on cellular alternations leading to cancer for a better understanding of its initiation and development. This information can help in creating and improving cancer treatments. The lab different projects focus on: Cell migration, adhesion and metastasis; Mitochondrial function and apoptosis; Cytoskeleton and related proteins; Cell cycle and Anti-tumor drugs screening. The same biological concepts are applied in the lab projects studying male infertility