The mission of the Baskin laboratory is to investigate the causes of congenital and acquired pediatric urologic diseases. By understanding etiology we hope to advance prospects for cure. The main focus of the laboratory is to understand hypospadias.
Laurence Baskin, MD is the Frank Hinman, Jr., MD, Distinguished
Professorship in Pediatric Urology at UCSF and Chief Pediatric Urology at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals.
Since joining the faculty at UCSF in 1993 Dr. Baskin has collaborated with Dr. Gerald Cunha, Professor Emeritus Urology and Anatomy.
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