Dr. Fred F. Kadlubar

Fred F. Kadlubar, PhD, a long-time NCTR colleague and retiree, died Saturday, December 4, 2010. Dr. Kadlubar was known internationally for his part in establishing the role of carcinogen-DNA adducts in the induction of chemically caused cancers. This accolade was recognized worldwide by the prestigious journal Cancer Research with his photo and those of his NCTR colleagues on the cover of the July 1995 issue. Dr. Kadlubar retired from the NCTR in 2006 and became the founding chair of the Department of Molecular Epidemiology in the School of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and continued his research most recently in the Department of Genetics. Over his long career, Dr. Kadlubar mentored dozens of students, postdoctoral fellows, and he published over 350 papers in the field of chemical carcinogenesis and molecular epidemiology.