Cancer Biology Faculty Mentors

Alt, Frederick

Lymphocyte Differentiation, Recombination, DNA repair, cancer

Blacklow, Stephen

Biochemistry of transmembrane receptors and signaling

Brown, Myles

Transcriptional regulation and epigenetics in breast and prostate cancer

Brugge, Joan

Signal transduction in normal and transformed cells

Cichowski, Karen

Combining genetic and biochemical approaches to elucidate mechanisms underlying cancer

Corfas, Gabriel

Molecular Basis of Neuron Glia Interactions

D'Andrea, Alan

Genomic instability and cancer susceptibility

Danial, Nika

Integration of Metabolism and Stress Pathways

DeCaprio, James

Cellular transformation by SV40

Dyson, Nicholas

Control of Cell Proliferation by RB/E2F

Eck, Michael

Structure Biology of Cytoplasmic Signal Transduction

Elledge, Stephen

Cell Cycle Control and Genomic Integrity

Fisher, David

Eukaryotic survival decisions

Flanagan, John

Cell-cell signaling in neural development and regeneration

Frank, David

Intracellular signaling pathways in the regulation of cell growth and differentiation

Garraway, Levi

Integrated and functional genomic studies of human cancer

Gaudet, Suzanne

Systems biology of mammalian cell fate decisions

Goessling, Wolfram

Liver development, regeneration and carcinogenesis

Gray, Nathanael

Functional small molecules for biological discovery

Greenberg, Michael

Neurological Control of Cell Growth and Differentiation

Gusella, James

Molecular Genetics of Inherited Disorders

Gygi, Steven

Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics

Haber, Daniel

Characterization of molecular targets of cancer therapy

Hahn, William

Molecular approaches to cell immortalization and transformation

Haigis, Kevin

Ras signaling and colon cancer

Haigis, Marcia

Mitochondria in aging and metabolism

Harper, J.Wade

Mechanism and biology of ubiquitin-like protein conjugation cascades

Howley, Peter

Viral Pathogenic and Tranformation Mechanisms

Ingber, Donald

Mechanobiology and Developmental Control

Jain, Rakesh

Tumor microenvironment, Angiogenesis and Metastasis: from Bench-to-Bedside-to-Biomarkers

Jänne, Pasi

Translational research on kinase inhibitors

Kadoch, Cigall

Structure and function of ATP-dependent chromatin regulators in human cancer

Kalaany, Nada

Systemic Metabolism and Cancer

Karnoub, Antoine

Epithelial:stromal interactions in the formation and progression of carcinomas

Khosravi-Far, Roya

Signal transduction pathways involved in cellular proliferation and apoptosis

Kim, Carla

Lung stem cell biology and cancer

King, Randall

Chemical Approaches to Cell Division and Cancer

Kingston, Robert

Molecular Mechanisms of Transcription Regulation in Mammals

Kirschner, Marc

Cell Morphogenesis and Regulation

Kwiatkowski, David

Human molecular and cancer genetics

Langenau, David

Cancer Cell Heterogeneity and Mechanisms of Progression

Letai, Anthony

Targeting apoptosis regulation in cancer

Li, Zhe

Developmental oncobiology and cancer stem cells

Livingston, David

Molecular biology and genetics of Cancer

Manning, Brendon

Tumor cell signalling and metabolism

Marto, Jarrod

Quantitative proteomics of cancer progression

McAllister, Sandra

Molecular and cellular regulators of cancer progression

McClatchey, Andrea

Membrane:cytoskeleton interface in morphogenesis and tumorigenesis/metastasis

Meyerson, Matthew

Biology and genetics of human cancers

Moses, Marsha

Biochemical and molecular regulation of vascular growth

Mostoslavsky, Raul

Sirtuins in aging and metabolism; chromatin structure and DNA repair

Münger, Karl

Viral Oncoproteins as Probes to Study the Regulation of Cell Growth and Differentiation

Orkin, Stuart

Human Molecular Genetics

Ozcan, Umut

Molecular Biology of Insulin and Leptin Receptor Signaling Systems in Obesity

Pandolfi, Pier Paolo

The molecular genetics of human cancer

Pellman, David

Normal cell division mechanisms and cell division defects in cancer

Perrimon, Norbert

Genetic analysis of growth and homeostasis

Piao, Xianhua

Cell-extracellular matrix interaction in brain development and malformation

Polyak, Kornelia

Molecular Basis of Breast Cancer Initiation and Progression

Puigserver, Pere

Nutrient Sensing and Metabolic Control

Roberts, Thomas

Control of Gene Expression Tumorgenesis and Differentiation

Rollins, Barrett

Inflammation and Cancer

Scully, Ralph

Recombination functions of the BRCA genes

Segal, Rosalind

Neurotrophic factors in development: Functions and mechanisms of action

Shi, Yang

Transcriptional control in differentiation/development and tumorigenesis

Sicinski, Piotr

Cell cycle proteins in development and cancer

Silver, Pamela

Systems Biology Research

Sorger, Peter

Systems biology of mammalian signal transduction

Spiegelman, Bruce

Mechanisms of Mammalian Cell Differentiation and Gene Expression

Stiles, Charles

Growth Factors and Signal Transduction

Struhl, Kevin

Gene regulation in yeast and cancer

Tabin, Clifford

Vertebrate Pattern Formation

Toker, Alex

Signaling Pathways in Cancer Cell Biology

Van Vactor, David

Neuronal Pathfinding and Synaptogenesis

Vidal, Marc

Interactome networks

Wagers, Amy

Biology and function of tissue-specific stem cells

Walensky, Loren

Targeting deregulated apoptotic and transcriptional pathways in cancer

Weinstock, David

Cancer genetics and DNA repair

Yuan, Junying

Mechanisms of Programmed Cell Death

Zhao, Jean

Kinase signaling in cancer

Zon, Leonard

Developmental Biology of Hematopoiesis

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