Cancer Biology

Cancer biology is by nature interdisciplinary, using knowledge and techniques from many areas to work towards cures.  The MCB program encompasses both basic and translational research addressing cancer.

Survey of Technologies for Molecular Biology
Technologies for Genome Analysis
Host Defense to Cancer
Biological Basis of Neoplasia
Molecular Basis of Disease: Death and Repair

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Molecular biomechanics of mitosis and the cytoskeleton
Regulation of Epithelial Growth in Development and Cancer
implications of nuclear and mitochondrial DNA mutations
RNA processing
cell cycle control and the ubiquitin-proteasome system
Biochem., genetics and biophysics of chromosome segregation
yeast genome evolution
human papillomaviruses (HPVs) and epithelial cancers
regulation of proteins through ubiquitin-like modifications
Microenvironmental regulation of disseminated tumor dormancy
Genetics and epigenetics of cancer
T-cell targeting of viruses and malignancies
Mitochondrial control of apoptosis
Protein synthesis control
Lymphocyte development, signaling, and transformation
Genetic analysis of cancer and new therapuetic targets
stem cell biology and therapy
Viral oncogenesis and KSHV
Regulation of gap junctional communication, Cancer biomarker
mutations and human cancer
cancer genetics, mouse models of lung cancer
genomic instability, gene therapy, cancer
Genome stability/genome engineering/disease therapies
Molecular Biology of Cancer Development and Progression
Proteomics; Gene regulation; Cancer
Human Aging and Progeroid Syndromes
Wound repair, Cytoskeletal Dynamics and Nuclear Organization
high throughput multiplex protein quantification
molecular events associated with breast cancer
Immune responses following infection and vaccination
stem cells in development and disease, muscular dystrophy
Pathogenesis of Helicobacter pylori stomach infection
gene repair applications in inherited immune deficiencies
Small molecule drug screens
Innate immune detection of nucleic acids
DNA repair and drug resistance
Regulation of gene expression
Cell polarity and cell adhesion in mammalian development and
cell signaling and proteomics
antitumor immune responses; T cell repertoire
Proteomics: cell signaling roles in phenotype and disease.