Programs past

Eugene Choi, M.D. - 2009 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

"Let-7 Regulation of Metastasis in Pancreatic Cancer"

Justin P. Kline, M.D. - 2009 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Section of Oncology/Hematology   ·   University of Chicago

Identification and Uncoupling of Immune Evasion Mechanisms in the Hematological Malignancies

Vani J. A. Konda, M.D. - 2009 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology   ·   University of Chicago

In Vivo and Ex Vivo Assessments of Colorectal Tumorigenesis and Response to EGFR Blockade by Endoscopic Confocal and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Kenneth Cohen, M.D. - 2008 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

The Role of ephinB2 in Metastatic Angiogenesis

Vu Nguyen, M.D. - 2008 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Targeted Immunity by Foxp3 T Cells to Separate Graft-versus-host Disease and the Graft-versus-leukemia Effects

Blase Polité, M.D., MPP - 2007 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Understanding Radical Disparities in Chemotherapy Receipt"

Robert Doebele, M.D., PhD. - 2007 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Generation of an Anti-Angiogenesis Susceptibility Signature in Cancer"

Tanguy Seiwert, M.D. - 2007 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Synergism Studies of c-MET Inhibition and Radiation, Chemotherapy, and Chemoradiation in Head and Neck Squamous Carcinoma (HNSCC)"

Helmut Grasberger, M.D. - 2007 Young Investigator Award

Research Associate (Assistant Professor), Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Recurrent Inversion Rearrangement of NADPH Oxidase Genes in Thyroid Cancer"

Bohao Chen, M.D., M.S. - 2007 Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Role of GATA5 in Gastric Cancer"

Erin Adams, Ph.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Molecular Recognition Determinants of Gamma Delta T Cell Receptors

Angela Bradbury, M.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Health Behavior and Cancer Control: Parental Disclosure of BRCA Test Results to Young Adults and Minors

Jose Guevara-Patino, M.D., Ph.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

Rescuing Adoptively Transferred T Cells after Surgical Excision of Melanoma

Richard Jones, Ph.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

A System-Level Analysis of FGFR and INSR Signaling in Cancer Using Protein Microarrays

David Kovar, Ph.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Mechanisms of Actin Filament Assembly by Formins

Andy Minn, M.D., Ph.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

Using Experimental Gene Expression Signatures to Develop Clinical Classifiers and to Understand the Biology of Chemoradiation Resistance and Metastasis in Breast Cancer

Angela Stoddart, Ph.D. - 2006 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Determining the Mechanism by Which the CALM-AF10 Fusion Protein Mediates Malignant Transformation: Does Deregulated Endocytosis Contribute to Leukemogenesis?

Hania Al-Hallaq, Ph.D. - 2005 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Radiation & Cellular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

Correlating Cu-ATSM Positron Emission Tomography Images of Tumor Hypoxia with Oxygen: Tension Images Measured by Electron Parmagnetic Resonance

Steven Chmura, M.D., Ph.D. - 2005 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Radiation & Cellular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

Biological Impact of Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy on DNA Damage and Tumor Cell Killing in Human Breast Cancer

Federico Innocenti, M.D., Ph.D. - 2005 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Characterization of the Genetic Variation of the Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2 Gene

Deborah Lang, Ph.D. - 2005 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Melanoma, Benign Melanoycytic Lesions and Pax 3

Kenji Suzuki, Ph.D. - 2005 Young Investigator Award

Research Associate, Department of Radology   ·   University of Chicago

Development of an Advanced Computer-Aided Diagnostic System for Early Detection of Colorectal Cancer in CT Colonography

Ernst Lengyel, M.D., Ph.D. - 2004 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology   ·   University of Chicago

Role and Regulation of Matrix-Metalloproteinase (MMP)-2 & MMP-9 in Ovarian Cancer

Piers D. Nash, Ph.D. - 2004 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, The Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

Mapping SH2 Domain Interactions in Normal and Cancerous Cells

Kenan Onel, M.D., Ph.D. - 2004 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics   ·   University of Chicago

The Identification of Novel Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets in Pediatric ALL.

Amy Peterson, M.D. - 2004 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Overcoming Resistance to a Primed Anti-Tumor Immune Response

Ioannis Aifantis, Ph.D. - 2003 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Pre-TCR-Induced Alteration of Akt and p53 Activity Results in T cell Transformation and Leukemia

Xiaobing Fan, Ph.D. - 2003 Young Investigator Award

Research Associate, Department of Radology   ·   University of Chicago

Using an Empirical Mathematical Model of Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI for Improved Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Lucy A. Godley, M.D. - 2003 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Section of Hematology/Oncology,   ·   University of Chicago

Deciphering the Molecular Basis for the DNA Methylation Patterns in Cancer Cells

David Rubin, M.D. - 2003 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics,   ·   University of Chicago

Do Patients with Colorectal Cancer Understand that their Family is at Increased Risk?

Bakhtiar Yamini, M.D. - 2003 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Combined TNF-alpha Gene Therapy and Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Malignant Gliomas

Xiaobing Fan, Ph.D. - 2002 Young Investigator Award

Research Associate, Department of Radology   ·   University of Chicago

The Use of Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced MRI to Differentiate between Rodent Metastatic and Non-Metastatic Prostate Tumors: Comparing Low, Medium and High Molecular Weight Contrast Agents

Barbara L. Kee, Ph.D. - 2002 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

Regulation of E2A Proteins by the Phosphatidyl Inositol 3-Kinase Pathway

Hong Ming Shen, Ph.D. - 2002 Young Investigator Award

Research Associate, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell   ·   University of Chicago

Investigation of Mutating T Cells and Activation-Induced Cytidine Deaminase Function

Philippe Cluzel, Ph.D. - 2001 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics   ·   University of Chicago

Non-Genetic Individuality in Bacterial Chemotaxis

Philip P. Connell, M.D. - 2001 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

Sensitizing Cancer Cells to Chemotherapy and Radiation Using Peptide-Based Inhibitors of DNA Repair

Kay F. Macleod, Ph.D. - 2001 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, The Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

Molecular Dissection of RB Tumor Suppressor Gene Function in Vivo

Mark D. McKee, M.D. - 2001 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Recognition of CEA-Expressing Tumors by T Cell Receptor Gene-Modified Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes

Olatoyosi M. Odenike, M.D. - 2001 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

A Novel Therapy Based on Inhibition of PDGFR Signaling in Myeloid Metaplasia with Myelofibrosis

Stephen J. Kron, M.D., Ph.D. - 2004 Fletcher Scholar

Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Peptide Targeting of Bcr-Abl in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Carrie Rinker-Schaeffer, Ph.D. - 2002 Fletcher Scholar

Director of Urologic Research   ·   University of Chicago

Factors Regulating Metastatic Growth

Edwin L. Ferguson, Jr., Ph.D. - 2000 Fletcher Scholar

Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cellular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Isolation of Molecular Characterization of Stem Cells and Their Use in Cancer Therapy

Mark Hochstrasser, Ph.D. - 1998 Fletcher Scholar

Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Committees on Genetics and Cancer Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Novel Regulators of a Yeast Deubiquitinating Enzyme Related to the Human Tre-2 Oncogene Product

Michael A. Weiss, M.D., Ph.D. - 1997 Fletcher Scholar

Professor, Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Medicine Director, Center for Molecular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

Structural Mechanisms of a Human Tumor Suppressor Gene Product

Daniel E. Gottschling, Ph.D. - 1995 Fletcher Scholar

Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

A New Handle on Controlling Cancer Cell Growth: Isolating Telomerase from Yeast

Michelle M. LeBeau, Ph.D. - 1993 Fletcher Scholar

Associate Professor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Co-Director, Hematology/Oncology Cytogenetics Laboratory   ·   University of Chicago

Molecular-Cytogenetic Analysis of the Deletions of Chromosomes 5 and 7 in Malignant Myeloid Disorders

Janardan K. Reddy, M.D. - 1991 Fletcher Scholar

Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   Northwestern University

Development of Liver Cancer

Richard L. Schilsky, M.D. - 1989 Fletcher Scholar

Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Pharmacology: the Development of New Anti-Cancer Drugs and the Study of Their Toxicity

Maria-Luisa Alegre, M.D., Ph.D. - 2000 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Rheumatology Section, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Role of NF-kB Activation in CTLA4 Signaling."

John D. Crispino, Ph.D. - 2000 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, The Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

"The Role of Lmo2 in T-Cell Leukemia."

Karen M. Frank. M.D., Ph.D. - 2000 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

"Regulation of DNA Ligase IV in V(D)J Recombination and DNA Repair."

Tong-Chuan He, M.D., Ph.D. - 2000 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Director, Molecular Oncology Laboratory, Department of Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

"Identification of Potential Therapeutic Peptides for Human Osteosarcoma."

S. Diane Yamada, M.D. - 2000 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology   ·   University of Chicago

Evaluation of MKK4 as a Metastasis Suppressor Gene in Ovarian Carcinoma."

Bruce T. Lahn, Ph.D. - 1999 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Human Genetics   ·   University of Chicago

"Analyzing the Role of Human Y-Chromosomal Genes in Normal Development and Tumorigenesis of Germ Cells"

Suzanne D. Conzen, M.D. - 1999 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Glucocorticoid-Mediated Survival Signaling in Human Mammary Epithelial Cells"

Wouter Hoff, Ph.D. - 1999 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Signal Transduction by a Bacterial Photoreceptor"

Jonathan P. Staley, Ph.D. - 1999 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"The Role of an ATPase in 5' Splice Site Recognition"

Carl C. Correll, Ph.D. - 1998 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

RNA Substrate Recognition by the Ribosome-Inactivating Protein, Restrictocin

Wei Du, Ph.D. - 1998 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Center for Molecular Oncology, Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

su98, A Gene Required for the Cell Cycle Function of RBF

Guido Franzoso, M.D., Ph.D. - 1998 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

Regulation of Apoptosis by NFkB/Rel Transcription Factors

Lalitha Iyer, Ph.D. - 1998 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Increased Intratumoral UGT1A Enzyme Activity as a Mechanism of Resistance to SN-38 in Colon Carcinoma and its Relationship with UGT1A1 Promoter Polymorphism

Michael J. Thirman, M.D. - 1998 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Analysis of the EAF1 and EAF2 Proteins in Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Tobin R. Sosnick, Ph.D. - 1997 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Kinetic Studies of RNA Folding: Implications for Ribozymal-Based Gene Therapy

Janis Burkhardt, Ph.D. - 1997 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

Cytoskeletal Polarization During T Cell Signaling: Targeting the Immune Response at the Single Cell Level."

Paul R. Mueller, Ph.D. - 1997 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Isolation and Analysis of Cell Cycle Checkpoint and Arrest Factors

Judith Austin, Ph.D. - 1996 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Role of Spectrin in Call Adhesion and Cytoskeletal Reorganization During Morphogenesis of the C. elegams Embryo

Stephen J. Kron, M.D. Ph.D. - 1996 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Genetic Dissection if the Cell Cycle in Budding Yeast Filamentous Development

Angus M. MacNicol, Ph.D. - 1996 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Raf-1 and the Regulation of Mitosis

Alex O. Morla, Ph.D. - 1996 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

Characterization of Cell Interactions with Fibrillar Fibronectin and Identification of a pp125 FAK-Related Protein that is Stimulated Upon Cell Adhesion to Fibrillar Fibronectin

Walter M. Stadler, M.D. - 1996 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

The Role if p16 in Human Urothelial Cell Senescence and Bladder Cancer Oncogenesis

Jerome I. Dickstein, M. D., Ph.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

The Role of BCL3 and BCL-3-NF-kB-Complexes in Leukemogenesis

Benjamin Glick, Ph.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Molecular Analysis of the Organization of the Golgi Apparatus

Xiaochuan Pan, Ph.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology   ·   University of Chicago

Improved SPECT Imaging for Accurate Cancer Detection in the Brain

Carrie Rinker-Schaeffer, Ph.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

Functional Identification of Genes Which Suppress Prostate Cancer Metastasis

Wei-Jen Tang, Ph.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences   ·   University of Chicago

Domain Organization of Mammalian Adenylyl Cyclase

Chyung-Ru Wang, Ph.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

The Roles of CD-1 in Cell-Mediated Immunity

Kevin Barton, M.D. - 1995 Young Investigator Award

Fellow, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

Gene Targeting of the Ets-Related Gene Elf-1

Wei Li, Ph.D. - 1994 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, The Ben May Institute , Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences   ·   University of Chicago

Identification and Characterization of CSF-1 Receptor-Tyr809-Binding Protein: the Crucial Downstream Effector for Mitogenesis

Tao Pan, Ph.D. - 1994 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Target Recognition by a Cellular Ribozyme

M. Lisa Yaremko, M.D. - 1994 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Laboratory of Surgical Pathology, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

The Molecular Genetics of Breast Tumor Progression: Breast Cancer and Precancerous Breast Disease

Douglas Bishop, Ph.D. - 1993 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"The Role of Yeast Dmc1 in DNA Repair and Cell Cycle Control"

Peter H. Domer, M.D. - 1993 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   Northwestern University

"Molecular Analysis of the Acute Nonlymphocytic Leukemia Associated

J. Eric Gouaux, Ph.D. - 1993 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Structural Basis for the oncogenic Activity of G-Protein Coupled Receptors: X-Ray Structure Determination of Rhodopsin"

Robert McCarroll, Ph.D. - 1993 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"Repression of Mitotic Division during Meiotic Development"

M. Celeste Simon, Ph.D. - 1993 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

The Role of the Spi-1 Proto-Oncogene in Myeloid Cell Development and Gene Expression"

Aaron Turkewitz, Ph.D - 1993 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Fusion of Membrane-Bound Dense Core Granules"

Pamela S. Diaz, M.D. - 1992 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics   ·   University of Chicago

"Immunity and Protection from Herpes Simplex Virus Type-1"

Edwin L. Ferguson, Jr., Ph.D. - 1992 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Pattern Development of the Dorsal-Ventral Axis in Drosophila Embryo"

Richard L. Moldwin, M.D., Ph.D. - 1992 Young Investigator Award

Fellow, Section of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"Hematopoietic Totipotent Stem Cell Replication"

Stephen A. Adam, Ph.D. - 1992 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Cell, Molecular and Structural Biology   ·   Northwestern University

"Functional Analysis of a Receptor for Nuclear Protein Import"

Charles L. Baum, M.D. - 1991 Young Investigator Award

Instructor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Characterization of Protein Kinase C and Oncogene Expression in the 1,2-Dimethylhydrazine Model of Colon Carcinogenesis"

Oscar R. Colamonici, M.D. - 1991 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Cloning of the Alpha Subunit of the Interferon Alpha Receptor"

Olufunmilayo I. Falusi-Olopade, M.D. - 1991 Young Investigator Award

Fellow, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine   ·   University of Chicago

"Molecular Analysis of Interferon Gene Deletions in Lung Cancers"

Mark W. Hochstrasser, Ph.D. - 1991 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Interaction of the p53 Tumor Suppressor and HPV E6 Proteins and p53 Degradation

Mark Q. Martindale, Ph.D. - 1991 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Organismal Biology and Anatomy   ·   University of Chicago

"Isolation of Stage-Specific Stem Cell Regulatory Elements"

Edgar F. Salazar-Grueso, M.D. - 1991 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology   ·   University of Chicago

"HTLV-1 in the Human (HU)-PBL Severe Combined Immunodeficient (SCID) Mouse

Robert E. Geller, M.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"Syngeneic Graft-versus-Host Disease and its Potential Graft-vs-Leukemia/Tumor Role in Eradication of Minimal Residual Disease following Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantation"

Daniel E. Gottschling, Ph.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics & Cell Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Understanding a Fundamental Element of Oncogenesis: the Mechanism and

Nissim Hay, Ph.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Visiting Professor, Ben May Institute for Cancer Research   ·   University of Chicago

"Regulation of the Human c-myc Gene Expression"

Laurie Hudson, Ph.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology   ·   Northwestern University

"Molecular Biology of Epidermal Cell Differentiation"

Daniel B. Rukstalis, M.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Section of Urology, Department of Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

"Deletion Mapping of the 4c11 Locus on Chromosome 6p in Renal Cell Carcinoma

Andrea Sant, Ph.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

"Molecular and Cellular Models of Tumor Antigen Presentation"

Nava Segev, Ph.D. - 1990 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences   ·   University of Chicago

"Molecular Analysis of the Small GTP-Binding Y pt1 Protein"

Robert S. Becker, Ph.D. - 1989 Young Investigator Award

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology   ·   Loyola University

"Molecular Genetic Analysis of Rabbit VDJ Rearrangements"

Christopher A. Bradfield, Ph.D. - 1989 Young Investigator Awards

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology   ·   Northwestern University

"Molecular Cloning of the Ah-Receptor"

Settara Chandrasekharappa, Ph.D. - 1989 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"Newer Techniques for the Identification of Cancer-Related Genes by Reverse Genetics

Chawnshang Chang, Ph.D. - 1989 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Ben May Institute and Surgery/Urology   ·   University of Chicago

"Androgen Receptors and Prostate Cancer"

Loren Joseph, M.D. - 1989 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

"Identification and Cloning of Anti-Proliferation Genes"

Michael D. Weil, M.D. - 1989 Young Investigator Award

Post-doctoral Fellow, Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology and Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

"Physical Mapping of the Human Genome with Rare Cleavage Methods"

Alan M. Diamond, Ph.D. - 1988 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"To Clone Genes that Repair Gamma-Induced DNA Damage and Understand Mechanisms of Action of Gene Products that Repair Gamma-Induced DNA

Alexander Hantel, M.D. - 1988 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology   ·   Loyola University

"Glutathione Transferases and Resistance to Melphalan in Colon Cancer Cell Lines"

Anand P. Iyer, Ph.D. - 1988 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Section of Medical Oncology   ·   Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's

Role of Met Gene in Normal Growth and Development and in Tumorigenesis"

Karen Kaul, M.D., Ph.D. - 1988 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   Northwestern University

"The Interaction of Growth Factors and Oncogenes in Placenta and Choriocarcinoma: Regulation of Trophoblast Proliferation"

Jeffrey L. Schwartz, Ph.D. - 1988 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"Molecular Basis for Radiation/Cisplatin Cross-Resistance in Human Tumors"

Eugene B. Chang, M.D. - 1987 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology   ·   University of Chicago

"Regulation and Restoration of Normal Colonic Mucosal Growth and Maturation: Potential Implications in the Prevention of Cancer in Patients with Chronic Ulcerative Colitis"

Nicholas O. Davidson, M.D. - 1987 Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology   ·   University of Chicago

"Regulation and Restoration of Normal Colonic Mucosal Growth and Maturation: Potential Implications in the Prevention of Cancer in Patients with Chronic Ulcerative Colitis"

Robert G. Croy, Ph.D. - 1987 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology   ·   Northwestern University

"A Genetic Approach to Identify Cellular Factors Controlling Messenger RNA Degradation

Michael McClelland, Ph.D. - 1987 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

"Unique Sequence Libraries and a Physical Map of Chromosome 22"

Michael D. Sitrin, M.D. - 1987 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology   ·   University of Chicago

"Effect of Vitamin D Deficiency on Colonocyte Biochemistry and Dimethylhydrazine Induced Colon Carcinogenesis"

Fuyuhiko Tamanoi, Ph.D. - 1987 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Development of In Vitro Systems for Adenylate Cyclase and Inositolphospholipid Turnover Modulated by Ras Proteins"

Stephen P. Ackland, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Fellow, Michael Reese-University of Chicago Joint Section of Hematology/Oncology ,   ·   Michael Reese

"In Vitro Investigation of Potential Synergy Between Bromodeoxyuridine and Cisplatin"

Richard L. Schilsky, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Michael Reese-University of Chicago Joint Section of Hematology/Oncology ,   ·   University of Chicago

"In Vitro Investigation of Potential Synergy Between Bromodeoxyuridine and Cisplatin"

Gerald W. Chodak, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Department of Urology   ·   University of Chicago

Detection of Bladder and Kidney Cancer by Angiogenic-Like Factors in Urine"

Ediz Ezdinli, M.D - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Chief, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology   ·   Chicago Medical School

"Development of Anti-Idiotypic Antibodies in Acquired Immuno-Deficiency Syndrome"

Wilbur A. Franklin, M.D. 1986 - Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

Support to participate in the Third International Workshop on Leukocyte Differentiation Antigens

Elaine V. Fuchs, Ph.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Departments of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology   ·   University of Chicago

Biochemical Analysis of Abnormal Differentiation in the Epidermis of Patients with Skin Cancers and Genetic Skin Diseases"

Haim Gamliel, Ph.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Research Associate, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology   ·   University of Chicago

"Immuno-Ultrastructural Studies of Interferon Treated Leukemic Cells"

Stephen B. Hanauer, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology   ·   University of Chicago

"The Course and Significance of Dysplasia in Chronic Ulcerative Colitis: an Historical Cohort Study"

Bret A. Lashner, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Fellow, Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology   ·   University of Chicago

"The Course and Significance of Dysplasia in Chronic Ulcerative Colitis: an Historical Cohort Study"

Fabrizio Michelassi, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery   ·   University of Chicago

"Nuclear DNA in Colorectal Cancer"

Michael Press, M.D., Ph.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology   ·   University of Chicago

"Immunochemical Studies of the Human T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma Virus, Type 1"

Dennis J. Slamon, M.D., Ph.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology   ·   University of California Los Angeles

"Immunochemical Studies of the Human T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma Virus, Type 1"

Jacob Rotmensch, M.D. - 1986 Young Investigator Award

Assistant Professor, Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology   ·   University of Chicago

"To Develop a Novel Form of Therapy for Treatment of Ovarian Cancer"