The University of Arizona
Department of Surgery

Rein Anton, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Non-clinical Research Faculty

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Neurosurgery: PO Box 245070; Tucson, Arizona 85724-5070
Arizona Health Science Center: 1501 N. Campbell Ave.
Office Room Number
Office Phone
(520) 626-2164
Office Fax
(520) 626-8313


MD: 1977, Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia
PhD: 1984, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Tartu University, Tartu, Estonia
1994-95, Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
1995-99, Neurosurgery, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
Year, Institution, City, State, Country


Genetically engineering cells for transplantation for Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases and neuro-oncology, and the functioning of oncogenes in brain tumors.

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