Author - Allison Brown

AACR Annual Meeting, 2016

Annual Meeting 2016: A Vision for the Future For the first time at the AACR Annual Meeting 2015 in Philadelphia, a Wrap-up Session was held to summarize some of the most promising and exciting research presented during the five days of the meeting...

Deciphering Age-Related Prostate Carcinogenesis

The laboratory of GRU Cancer Center’s Dr. Chunhong Yan is interested in the molecular mechanism behind the development of prostate cancer. Prostate cancer is associated with aging – not only the genetic alterations induced by the aging process, but...

Delineating a New Target for Ovarian Cancer

Delineating a New Target for Ovarian Cancer

Published in Oncotarget, researchers led by Dr. Shuang Huang have identified a currently available drug that may benefit a subset of ovarian cancer patients. Results of GRU Cancer Center’s Drs. Huang and Han-Fei Ding and their collaborators show...

Reversing immune evasion in colon cancer

Reversing immune evasion in colon cancer

A newly discovered, naturally occurring compound, verticillin A, may provide long-awaited improvement in treating metastatic colon cancer.  Dr. Kebin Liu headed a study recently published in the Journal of Immunology, in which he and GRU Cancer...

New Tool for Cancer Drug Discovery

New Tool for Cancer Drug Discovery

Led by Dr. Chunhong Yan, Cancer Center researchers Drs. Liwei Lang and Han-Fei Ding and their colleagues have generated a novel strategy for identifying compounds that may be further developed as anti-cancer therapeutics.  Since overexpression of...

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