Dr. Daniela A. Bota, MD, PhD is a neuro-oncologist who specializes in the treatment of primary and metastatic brain and spinal cord tumors, as well as in the neurological complications of cancers.
Dr. Bota is the Associate Dean for Clinical Research as well as the Co-Director of the UCLA/UCI Alpha Stem Cell Clinic. In her co-director of the UCI Health Comprehensive Brain Tumor Program she is the lead investigator on multiple clinical trials, exploring novel treatments for malignant brain tumors, including brain tumor vaccines and targeted inhibitors of glioma growth.
Key Research Areas:
Glioblastoma, brain cancer, cancer stem cells, cancer therapeutics, chemotherapy-induced neurological impairment, neural stem cells