Cancer Biology (CB)
Emory receives record $628 million in external research funding for FY 201709-28-2017
Emory's annual research funding included Winship Cancer Institute's designation as a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Pictured: Winship researcher and CB faculty member, Greg Lesinski. Read More »
Spider web of cancer proteins reveals new drug possibilities02-23-2017
Scientists at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University have mapped a vast spider web of interactions between proteins in lung cancer cells, as part of an effort to reach what was considered "undruggable." This approach revealed new ways to target cells carrying mutations in cancer-causing genes. Read More »
Umstead honored with inaugural Kharen Fulton Diversity Graduate Award11-29-2016
MaKendra Umstead (center), a PhD student in cancer biology, has been awarded the first Kharen Fulton Diversity Graduate Award. She is pictured here with (from left to right) Jamal Fulton, Kharen Fulton's son; Laney Dean Lisa Tedesco; Laney alumni Kai Jackson Issa and Donna Akiba Harper; and Damon Williams, director of diversity, community and recruitment. Read More »