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About the Scientist
Principal Investigator: Kenneth Kaye

Professor of Medicine | Harvard Medical School
Senior Physician | Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Member | Harvard University Program in Virology
Associate Member | Broad Institute

Dr. Kaye investigates viruses that cause cancer. The primary focus has been on Kaposi’s sarcoma herpesvirus (KSHV), which can cause certain cancers in those infected with it.

Dr. Kaye has been a faculty member at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School since 1991. He earned his undergraduate degree at Harvard College in Biology, in Cambridge, MA, and his medical degree at Harvard Medical School, which was followed by a residency in Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and a clinical and research Infectious Diseases fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Hospital, and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, all in Boston, MA. Dr. Kaye is a member of the Harvard University Program in Virology and an Associate Member of the Broad Institute in Cambridge, MA.

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