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Researchers extract cancer cells’ ‘deadly secrets’ at UNC Lineberger symposium

Researchers from around the country convened in Chapel Hill April 11-12 for UNC Lineberger’s Scientific Symposium to hear the latest research into molecularly targeted treatments for cancer. More than 440 people attended the symposium, the 40th annual, at The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education. Called “Molecularly Targeted Cancer Therapies from Bench to Bedside,” … Continue reading Researchers extract cancer cells’ ‘deadly secrets’ at UNC Lineberger symposium

Purple is the New Black

Dr. Channing Der and the rest of the lab were featured in an article on the Carolina Scientific blog.  The article highlights the science the lab is developing as well as the motivation behind the work for many members of the lab.  To see the full article visit the Carolina Scientific website here: http://www.carolinascientific.org/blog/2016/3/6/karriuinq0hkifsfj50nznalaiqxup The Carolina … Continue reading Purple is the New Black

Dr. Der presents Distinguished Lecture at International Ovarian Cancer Consortium

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

2015 Ras Beach Retreat

Members of the Der, Cox and Campbell labs at UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and members of the Wood, Onaitis, and Counter labs at Duke University, the Kashatus Lab at University of Virginia, and the Lim Lab at Washington University St. Louis came together at Emerald Isle for their annual scientific retreat July 26-29. Monday, July 27 9:00-9:20        Minu Ramanan (Campbell lab) … Continue reading 2015 Ras Beach Retreat

Join us this Saturday for the PanCAN #PurpleStride run!

It's not too late to join us -- the Research RAScals (aka the Der Lab at UNC Lineberger) -- as we participate in this year's PanCAN #PurpleStride run! The team, organized by Kirsten Bryant, has already raised $5,624 so far and we hope to raise even more by this Saturday. Location: NC State - Centennial Campus Registration … Continue reading Join us this Saturday for the PanCAN #PurpleStride run!