Craig J. Thomas, Ph.D.
Craig J. Thomas, Ph.D.
Adjunct Investigator

Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute

Building B, Room 3005
Rockville, MD 20850-3370
301-217-4079

Craig Thomas received his BS from the University of Indianapolis in 1995 and received an MS degree and Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 2000. He then undertook a post-doctoral work in the laboratories of Dr. Sidney Hecht at the University of Virginia where he earned a fellowship through the American Cancer Society. From there, he moved the NIH where he directed the chemical biology core of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. In 2007, he moved to the NIH Chemical Genomics Center (currently the NIH Center for Advancing Translational Sciences) where he serves as the group leader of chemistry technologies.

Link to additional information about Dr. Thomas's research.

Areas of Expertise
chemical biology
Selected Recent Publications
  1. Jiang J, McCoy JG, Shen M, Leclair CA, Huang W, Negri A, Li J, Blue R, Harrington AW, Naini S, David G, Choi W, Volpi E, Fernandez J, Babayeva M, Nedelman MA, Filizola M, Coller BS, Thomas CJ.
    Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 24: 1148-53, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Thomas CJ, McKew JC.
    Curr Top Med Chem. 14: 291-3, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Shukla S, Chufan EE, Singh S, Skoumbourdis AP, Kapoor K, Boxer MB, Duveau DY, Thomas CJ, Talele TT, Ambudkar SV.
    Leukemia. 28: 961-4, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Mathews Griner LA, Guha R, Shinn P, Young RM, Keller JM, Liu D, Goldlust IS, Yasgar A, McKnight C, Boxer MB, Duveau DY, Jiang J, Michael S, Mierzwa T, Huang W, Walsh MJ, Mott BT, Patel P, Leister W, Maloney DJ, Leclair CA, Rai G, Jadhav A, Peyser BD, Austin CP, Martin SE, Simeonov A, Ferrer M, Staudt LM, Thomas CJ.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111: 2349-54, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Duveau DY, Yasgar A, Wang Y, Hu X, Kouznetsova J, Brimacombe KR, Jadhav A, Simeonov A, Thomas CJ, Maloney DJ.
    Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 24: 630-5, 2014. [ Journal Article ]

Craig Thomas received his BS from the University of Indianapolis in 1995 and received an MS degree and Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 2000. He then undertook a post-doctoral work in the laboratories of Dr. Sidney Hecht at the University of Virginia where he earned a fellowship through the American Cancer Society. From there, he moved the NIH where he directed the chemical biology core of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. In 2007, he moved to the NIH Chemical Genomics Center (currently the NIH Center for Advancing Translational Sciences) where he serves as the group leader of chemistry technologies.

Summary

Craig Thomas received his BS from the University of Indianapolis in 1995 and received an MS degree and Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 2000. He then undertook a post-doctoral work in the laboratories of Dr. Sidney Hecht at the University of Virginia where he earned a fellowship through the American Cancer Society. From there, he moved the NIH where he directed the chemical biology core of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. In 2007, he moved to the NIH Chemical Genomics Center (currently the NIH Center for Advancing Translational Sciences) where he serves as the group leader of chemistry technologies.

Link to additional information about Dr. Thomas's research.

Areas of Expertise
chemical biology

Publications

Selected Recent Publications
  1. Jiang J, McCoy JG, Shen M, Leclair CA, Huang W, Negri A, Li J, Blue R, Harrington AW, Naini S, David G, Choi W, Volpi E, Fernandez J, Babayeva M, Nedelman MA, Filizola M, Coller BS, Thomas CJ.
    Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 24: 1148-53, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Thomas CJ, McKew JC.
    Curr Top Med Chem. 14: 291-3, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Shukla S, Chufan EE, Singh S, Skoumbourdis AP, Kapoor K, Boxer MB, Duveau DY, Thomas CJ, Talele TT, Ambudkar SV.
    Leukemia. 28: 961-4, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Mathews Griner LA, Guha R, Shinn P, Young RM, Keller JM, Liu D, Goldlust IS, Yasgar A, McKnight C, Boxer MB, Duveau DY, Jiang J, Michael S, Mierzwa T, Huang W, Walsh MJ, Mott BT, Patel P, Leister W, Maloney DJ, Leclair CA, Rai G, Jadhav A, Peyser BD, Austin CP, Martin SE, Simeonov A, Ferrer M, Staudt LM, Thomas CJ.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 111: 2349-54, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Duveau DY, Yasgar A, Wang Y, Hu X, Kouznetsova J, Brimacombe KR, Jadhav A, Simeonov A, Thomas CJ, Maloney DJ.
    Bioorg. Med. Chem. Lett. 24: 630-5, 2014. [ Journal Article ]

Biography

Craig Thomas received his BS from the University of Indianapolis in 1995 and received an MS degree and Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 2000. He then undertook a post-doctoral work in the laboratories of Dr. Sidney Hecht at the University of Virginia where he earned a fellowship through the American Cancer Society. From there, he moved the NIH where he directed the chemical biology core of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. In 2007, he moved to the NIH Chemical Genomics Center (currently the NIH Center for Advancing Translational Sciences) where he serves as the group leader of chemistry technologies.