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Herbert Edgar Fuchs

Professor of Neurosurgery
Box 3807, Durham, NC 27710
4544 Hospital South, Box 3807, Durham, NC 27710


Clinical neuro-oncology research including collaborations studying molecular genetics of childhood brain tumors.
Potential role of the free electron laser in surgery of pediatric brain tumors. Current work includes animal models with human brain tumor xenografts in preclinical studies.
Collaboration with the neurooncology laboratory of Dr. Darell Bigner in preclinical studies of new therapeutic agents.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Neurosurgery · 2017 - Present Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery
Professor of Pediatrics · 2017 - Present Pediatrics, Clinical Science Departments
Assistant Professor of Pathology · 2017 - Present Pathology, Clinical Science Departments
Member of the Duke Cancer Institute · 1992 - Present Duke Cancer Institute, Institutes and Centers

Education, Training & Certifications

Duke University · 1984 Ph.D.
Duke University · 1984 M.D.