Baruch S Blumberg, MD, PhD

A Century of Excellence

A Century of Excellence

Discover the history of one of the nation's first cancer hospitals.
Read more »

Research Areas

Research Areas

We study all aspects of cancer from basic biology to the treatment of disease
Read more »

Baruch S. Blumberg, MD, PhD

Recent Publications

Notes from Another Side of Science
Fox Chase Cancer Center 2006 Scientific Report
(This link requires Adobe® Acrobat Reader to view)

481.    Blumberg, B.S. Characteristics of research on hepatitis B virus. In Framing the Knowledge of Therupeutics for Viral Hepatitis. RF Schinazi and ER Schiff (eds) IHL Press 2006 p3-6.

482.    Block, T.M., Mehta, A.S., Blumberg, B.S., and Dwek, R.A. Does rapid oligomerization of hepatitis B envelope proteins play a role in resistance to proteasome degradation and enhance chronicity? DNA and Cell Biology 25:165-170, 2006.

483.    Blumberg, B.S. The curiosities of hepatitis B virus: Prevention, sex ratio, and demography. Proc. of the American Thoracic Society3:14-20, 2006. PDF version

484.    Blumberg, B.S. Does Hepatitis B Affect Human Gender Ratios? Interview with Dr. Baruch Blumberg (part 1). Astrobiology Magazine, Thursday June 1, 2006

485.    Blumberg, B.S. The Nobel Institute 2006 Addendum to Autobiography of Baruch S. Blumberg, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1976. PDF version

486.    Blumberg, B.S. Hepatitis B Virus: Conjectures on human interactions and the origin of life. In: Life as We Know It. J. Seckbach. J (eds.), Springer 2006 pp213-235. PDF version

487.    Blumberg, B.S. News & Views: Obituary Joshua Lederberg (1925-2008) Decisive discoveries in bacterial genetics. Nature 452:422, March 2008.

488.    Cook, T., Dwek, R.A., Hockaday, T., Blumberg, B.S. The Oxford Model: the threats and opportunities of commercializing university research. The Biochemist 30:18-23, April 2008.

489. Faithorn L., Blumberg, B.S. Lessons learned from the NASA Astrobiology Institute In: Handbook of Research on Electronic Collaboration and Organizational Synergy. Salmons J., Wilson L., (eds.), IGI Publications, Hershey PA 2009 chap. XLIX.

490. Blumberg, B.S.  Primary and secondary prevention of liver cancer caused by HBV.  Frontiers in Bioscience S2, 756-763, January 1, 2010.

491. Blumberg, B.S.  Foreword: In: Gene Cartels: Biotech Patents in the Age of Free Trade, by Luigi Palombi.  Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, UK, USA 2009 pp vi-vii.

492. Blumberg, B.S.  Hepatitis B In: Vaccines: A Biography.  Andrew W. Artenstein (ed.), Springer, New York, Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London, 2010 chap 17 pp301-315.

493. Stedman, K. and Blumberg B.S.  The NASA Astrobiology Institute Virus Focus Group Workshop and Field Trip to Mono and Mammoth Lakes, CA, June 22-24, 2004.  Astrobiology 5: 441-443, 2005.

494. Blumberg, B.S.  From Australia antigen to eradication programs.  Hep B Annual 1:10-16, 2004.

495. Blumberg, B.S.  Foreword. Viral Oncology: Basic Science and Clinical Applications.  Kamel Khalili, Huan-Teh Jeang (eds), Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken NJ, 2009.

496. Blumberg, B.S.  Astrobiology, space and the future age of discovery.  Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A2011 369: 508-515, 2011. PDF version

497. Blumberg, B.S.  Hepatitis B virus and the prevention and control of liver cancer.  Rom. J. Biochem. 47:109-114, 2010.