Titles and Roles
- Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry
- Emory University School of Medicine
- Research Program
- Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics
Natasha P. Degtyareva, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry at Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Degtyareva is a member of the Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute.
Dr. Degtyareva received her PhD in Genetics from St. Petersburg University in St. Petersburg, Russia. She completed her postdoctoral training at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The goal of Dr. Degtyareva's research is to understand the mechanisms that maintain eukaryotic genome stability. She is studying the different cellular systems that play key roles in the maintenance of the eukaryotic genome: DNA replication, recombination, and repair using Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
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