Inder Verma


Laboratory of Genetics

American Cancer Society Professor of Molecular Biology

Irwin and Joan Jacobs Chair in Exemplary Life Science

Inder Verma
Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Publications

List of Publications

Yeddula N, Xia Y Ke E, Beumer J, Verma IM (2015) Screening for Tumor Suppressors: Loss of ephrin receptor A2 cooperates with oncogenic KRAS in promoting lung adenocarcinoma. PNAS, 10

Menon T, Firth AL, Scripture-Adams DD, Galic Z, Qualls SJ, Gilmore WB, Ke E, Singer O, Anderson LS, Bornzin AR, Alexander IE, Zack JA, Verma IM (2015) Lymphoid Regeneration from Gene-Corrected SCID-X1 Subject-Derived iPSCs. Cell Stem Cell, 16, 4, p367–372

Xia Y, Liu Y-L, Xie Y, Zhu W, Guerra F, Shen S, Yeddula N, Fischer W, Low W, Zhou X, Zhang Y, Oldfield E, Verma IM (2014) A combination therapy for KRAS-driven lung adenocarcinomas using lipophilic bisphosphonates and rapamycin. Science Translational Medicine, 6, 263, p263

Lee HS, Ghetti A, Pinto-Duarte A., Wang X, Dziewczapolski G, Galimi F, Huitron-Resendiz S, Piña-Crespo JC, Roberts AJ, Verma IM, Sejnowski TJ, Heinemann SF (2014) Astrocytes contribute to gamma oscillations and recognition memory. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111, 32, E3343–E3352


MSc, Biochemistry Lucknow University, India
PhD, Biochemistry, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
Postdoctoral Fellow, Biology, (with David Baltimore), Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Awards & Honors

  • 2014 Fellow, American Association for Cancer Research
  • 2011 Editor-in-Chief, Proceedings fo the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
  • 2010 Robert J. and Claire Pasarow Award for Cancer Research
  • 2010 Spector Prize
  • 2009 American Society of Gene Therapy's Outstanding Achievement Award
  • 2008 Vilcek Foundation Prize in Biomedical Science
  • 2007 Cozzarelli Prize
  • 2006 AAAS Fellow
  • 2006 American Philosophical Society

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