Edward Brown, Ph.D.

Edward Brown, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester
500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
Box 270168
Rochester, NY 14611


The biographical information for Edward Brown, Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences Award | Pew Charitable Trusts 2007 - 2011
Era of Hope Scholar Award | Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program 2005 - 2010
Reynolds Scholarship (full room, full board, full tuition, stipend) | Wake Forest University | Winston-Salem, NC 1984 - 1988

Awards & Honors (Local)

NIH Director's New Innovator Award | NIH 2009 - 2014
AFLAC-AACR Scholars in Cancer Research Award | AFLAC 2000
Phi Beta Kappa | Wake Forest University | Winston-Salem, NC 1992
Speas Award for Excellence in Physics | Wake Forest University | Winston-Salem, NC 1992


Use of Antagonists for Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP) or Inhibitors of CGRP Receptor Function to Inhibit Tumor Cell Growth

United States Serial NO.: 12/987,876
Filed Date: July 9, 2009
Title: Methods of Treating Cancer Using The Calcitonin-Gene Related Peptide ("CGRP") Receptor Antagonist CGRP8-37
Invented by: Ian Dickerson, Edward Brown III

Recent Journal Articles

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2016 Sep 1
Ramirez G, Proctor AR, Jung KW, Wu TT, Han S, Adams RR, Ren J, Byun DK, Madden KS, Brown EB, Foster TH, Farzam P, Durduran T, Choe R. "Chemotherapeutic drug-specific alteration of microvascular blood flow in murine breast cancer as measured by diffuse correlation spectroscopy." Biomedical optics express. 2016 Sep 1; 7(9):3610-3630. Epub 2016 Aug 24.
2016 Sep
Herr MM, Mohile NA, Barr PM, van Wijngaarden E, Brown EB, Rich DQ. "Survival of Secondary Central Nervous System Lymphoma Patients in the Rituximab Era." Clinical lymphoma, myeloma & leukemia. 2016 Sep; 16(9):e123-e127. Epub 2016 Jun 08.
2016 Aug
Herr MM, Mohile NA, van Wijngaarden E, Brown EB, Rich DQ. "Antidepressant use and risk of central nervous system metastasis." Journal of neuro-oncology. 2016 Aug; 129(1):179-87. Epub 2016 Jun 11.
2015 Dec 15
Haynes-Gimore N, Banach M, Brown E, Dawes R, Edholm ES, Kim M, Robert J. "Semi-solid tumor model in Xenopus laevis/gilli cloned tadpoles for intravital study of neovascularization, immune cells and melanophore infiltration." Developmental biology. 2015 Dec 15; 408(2):205-12. Epub 2015 Jan 17.
2015 Nov 10
Van Hove AH, Burke K, Antonienko E, Brown E, Benoit DS. "Enzymatically-responsive pro-angiogenic peptide-releasing poly(ethylene glycol) hydrogels promote vascularization in vivo." Journal of controlled release : official journal of the Controlled Release Society. 2015 Nov 10; 217:191-201. Epub 2015 Sep 11.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neuroscience (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Biomedical Engineering (RC)


PhD | Physics | Cornell University1999
MS | Physics | Cornell University1995
BS | Physics | Wake Forest University1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Radiation Oncology, Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital. Laboratory of Dr. Rakesh K. Jain. 2001