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Department of

Cancer Biology

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About Cancer Biology

Cancer Biology Faculty and Students

The Cancer Biology Department is the home of a dynamic, collaborative and highly interactive faculty with cutting-edge research programs that span a wide range of cancer-related topics.

Every new discovery and success in our laboratories—big and small—is putting our dreams of eradicating (or controlling) cancer closer than ever to reality. We hope you will join us in our fight against cancer through basic and translational research at this most opportune and exciting time.

We invite you to learn more about:

Recent Publications

Graduate Students

The following publications have been recently published by Cancer Biology faculty:


Latest News/Events


Congratulations to research assistant professor, Chenran Wang, PhD.

6/5/2018: Dr. Wang has been awarded his first R01 from the NIH, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, entitled "Regulation of Lipid Catabolism by Autophagy in Neural Stem Cell of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex".  The five year grant will study tuberous sclerosis complex, which is a multi-system developmental disorder with prominent malformations and benign tumors in postnatal brain.