Congrats to Postdoctoral Fellow Sarah Deffit for Receiving a Postdoc Challenge Grant from the Indiana CTSI
Dr. Sarah Deffit, a postdoctoral fellow in the Hundley lab, was awarded a Core Pilot Grant from the Indiana CTSI. Sarah’s project will utilize both the IUB-Flow Cytometry Facility and the IUB-Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics to characterize RNA editing in neuronal cells.
Anirban Mitra PHD was awarded the Schreiber Research Prize for Outstanding Mentored Investigators from the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance.
The Schreiber Research Prize for Outstanding Mentored Investigators is a $5,000 annual prize awarded to a junior researcher who can best demonstrate that he or she has been able to use prior OCRFA funding to impact the field of ovarian cancer research by making a significant discovery, making an important contribution to the literature, or transitioning to a full-time faculty position.
Members of Medical Sciences laboratories presented their research at Cancer Research Day on May 12, 2016.
May 12th, 2016
Congratulations to Christopher Bays, James Haley, Vivekananda Kedage, Ashley Maiuri, Ali Ozes, Joshua Plotnik, and Jessica Tang for receiving poster awards at the 2016 IU Simon Cancer Center's Cancer Research Day.
Andras Ladanyi, M.D., PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics
and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
University of Illinois College of Medicine
Host: Sumegha Mitra & Ken Nephew
Aberrant TGF-beta signaling pathways in pancreatic cancer
Oct 17th, 4pm JH 009
Murray Korc, MD
Myles Brand Professor of Cancer Research
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Director, Pancreatic Cancer Signature Center
Co-Leader, TME and Metastasis Program
Indiana University School of Medicine
Host: Anirban Mitra
The misregulation of histone reader proteins in cancer
Nov. 14th, 4pm JH 009
Emily Dykhuizen, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Host: Host: Heather Hundley
Indiana University School of Medicine – Medical Sciences in Bloomington invites applications for a 12-month tenure-track position in cancer biology. We are interested in candidates from all areas of cancer-related research, and we are especially interested in candidates focusing on cancer metabolism and cancer cell signaling.