FUTURE SO BRIGHT: We've spent the beginning of the year reflecting on the past, making plans for the present, and looking ahead to the future. The result? Our first proper annual report. Read it here >>
Old drug, new hope
Phenformin, once used to treat diabetes may be of big benefit to melanoma and other skin cancer patients Read more>>
A WCM team is joining the International Cancer Expert Corps to create a hub of global outreach for cancer care. Read more>>
GPS for CAR-T
A method to map CAR-T cells throughout the body could improve the safety & efficacy of immunotherapy. Read more>>
ABEL INVESTIGATOR: Dr. Samie Jaffrey, the Greenberg-Starr Professor of pharmacology, has received the 2017 John J. Abel Award in Pharmacology from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics.
OUTSTANDING INVESTIGATOR: Meyer director Lewis Cantley will receive $4.2 million over 7 years to continue his research into PI3K and cancer metabolism.
YOUNG INVESTIGATOR: Loredana Puca, Ph.D., a researcher working with Himisha Beltran, M.D., and Mark Rubin, M.D. received a Lori Milken–PCF Young Investigator Award from the Prostate Cancer Foundation.