Meet our Director, Dr. Eldon Jupe
Cabot Lab is directed by Dr. Eldon Jupe, who oversees operation, administration and the careful hiring and vetting of staff to ensure they will uphold our high standards of professionalism, precision and promptness.
Dr. Jupe honed his skills over 35 years in biochemistry, human genetics and toxicology. He has extensive experience in directing high complexity clinical laboratories testing for cancer genetics, pharmacogenetics and toxicology.
Originally an independent research scientist at the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Dr. Jupe discovered a human tumor suppressor with a role in breast cancer. His cancer-related work expanded into studying the influence of human genetic variation on response to drugs, hormones and toxins.
He co-founded InterGenetics Inc. and served as VP of Research, VP, CSO and director of the company’s high complexity clinical laboratory, where his research team developed and commercialized a proprietary clinical test to estimate age-specific breast cancer risk.
Dr. Jupe holds certification as a High Complexity Laboratory Director (HCLD) and Clinical Consultant (CC) from the American Board of Bioanalysis. He completed post-doctoral studies in Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics at the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, earned a PhD in Biochemistry from Louisiana State University, an MS in Genetics and a BS in Biochemistry from Texas A&M University.