This year lab members Antje Schaefer and Andrew Waters presented at the FASEB: Regulation and Function of Small GTPases Conference in Olean, New York. Antje's presentation, pictured below, was on "The gain-of-function mutation Y42C in RHOA promotes FAK activation and dependency in diffuse gastric cancer."
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nc-uE0Dzff0&feature=youtu.be Dr. John Marshall hosted a panel at the 2018 Ruesch Center Annual Symposium focused on tumor targets. Panel guests were Dr. Eric Collisson, Dr. Channing Der, and Dr. Michael Korn. Dr. Eric Collisson discusses the emergence in oncology of a new class of drugs called PARP inhibitors. These have been more commonly used in … Continue reading Tumor Targets Panel– Ruesch Center Annual Symposium 2018
Der Lab postdoc, Angelina Vaseva ,was awarded a 2017 Women in Cancer Research Scholar Award. AACR-WICR Scholar Awards are awarded to members of Women in Cancer Research who are scientists-in-training and presenters of meritorious scientific papers at AACR Annual Meetings. To learn more about these awards visit: http://www.aacr.org/Meetings/Pages/Travel%20Grants/women-in-cancer-research-scholar-awards.aspx#.WRMsslXyvIU
Channing Der presented a plenary lecture at the 36th Annual Conference of Indian Association for Cancer Research on: The 21st Century - War on Cancer, February 9-11, 2017, Amala Cancer Research Centre, Thrissur, Kerala, India.
Meagan Ryan, graduate student in the Der and Cox Labs and CCBTP trainee, has been selected to receive a Women in Cancer Research (WICR) Scholar Award. These awards are given annually to WICR members who are scientists-in-training and presenters of meritorious scientific papers at the AACR Annual Meeting. Meagan will present her poster on "Inhibition … Continue reading Meagan Ryan Awarded AACR-Woman in Cancer Research Scholar Award
Dr. Channing Der attended and presented a Distinguished Lecture at the Second Annual Meeting of the International Ovarian Cancer Consortium in conjunction with International Symposium on Tumor Microenvironment and Therapy Resistance August 16 - 18 . Dr. Der's lecture, entitled " Targeting RAS for Cancer Treatment: Mission Possible?" kicked off the second day of this fabulous conference. The Stephenson Cancer … Continue reading Dr. Der presents Distinguished Lecture at International Ovarian Cancer Consortium