Loughran, Jr., Thomas P

Thomas Loughran, Jr.

Thomas P Loughran, Jr.

Primary Appointment

F. Palmer Weber-Smithfield Foods Professor of Oncology Research & Professor of Medicine, Medicine: Hematology and Oncology


  • MD, Hahnemann Medical College
  • Residency, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Clinical Fellowship, Oncology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Contact Information

UVA Div. of Hematology-Oncology
PO Box 800716
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Telephone: 434-243-9926 / 434-243-0066
Email: tl7cs@virginia.edu
Website: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=(Loughran+TP%5BAuthor%5D)

Research Interests

Hematologic malignancies; bone marrow disorders; leukemia; large granular lymphocyte (LGL)

Research Description

Dr. Loughran's current research includes: current research includes: • R01 grant from the NIH’s National Cancer Institute to identify and characterize the LGL leukemia virus and understand how it might cause leukemia; • NCI RO1 grant to study the pathogenesis of LGL leukemia; • translational research grant from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to investigate new treatments for LGL leukemia; • program project grant from the NCI aimed at developing new therapeutics for acute myelogenous leukemia.

Selected Publications