Christopher Bassil To Present Poster at Dean's Distinguished Research Series
MCB MD/PhD student Christopher Bassil (Wood Lab) is among 12 trainees presenting their work in the Trainee Poster Session taking place March 30th as part of the School of Medicine's De
Drug discovered by scientists in the McDonnell laboratory approved by the FDA for use in patients with metastatic breast cancer
In 1996, while working in the laboratory of Donald McDonnell as graduate students, John Norris and Caroline Connor came up with the novel idea of developing drugs that
Slotkin Lab Receives 2023 Toxicological Sciences Paper of the Year Award
A paper by the Slotkin lab has been selected by the Society of Toxicology (SOT) Board of Publications as the recipient of the 2023 Toxicological Sciences Paper of the Year Award.
PCB Students Receive Graduate School Fellowships
A look at the research of some of the incoming and continuing PhD students from the School of Medicine who received competitive fellowships from The Duke Graduate School for the 2022-2023 academic year.
Developing New Tools to Fight Cancer
Researchers at Duke are Creating More Precise Approaches to Stopping Tumors
Lee Zou Named New Chair of Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Lee Zou, PhD, has been named the new chair of the Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology. He will begin his new role on March 1, 2023.
Challenge Accepted by New Cohort of Duke Science and Technology Scholars
Duke University School of Medicine continues its investment in science faculty recruitment and retention with the selection of four additional Duke Science and Technology Scholars.
Laura Wingler, PhD a 2022 LEADER Program Graduate
The Leadership Development for Researchers (LEADER) Program is designed for junior faculty who are leading a research group and driving their own research agenda.
Wingler Named a 2022 Pew Scholar
Laura Wingler, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology and cancer biology, has been named a 2022 Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences. The award provides four years of funding to early-career scientists to explore some of the most pressing questions in health and medicine. Wingler is one of 22 scholars to receive the award this year.
2022 Distinguished Faculty Award Michael B. Kastan, MD, PhD
Kastan is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist and renowned cancer biologist who has made numerous seminal discoveries in elucidating pathways involved in DNA damage signaling. His discoveries have made a major impact on our understanding of both how cancers develop and how they respond to chemotherapy and radiation therapy.