Cancer Cell Biology Program

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Program Overview

Mission Statement

To leverage mechanistic studies at Georgetown Lombardi to harness therapies for patients in our catchment area.

Specific Aims

Cancer Cell Biology Program members focus on two specific aims:

  • Aim 1: Understand therapeutic vulnerabilities within cancer-related genetic, epigenetic, and DNA damage response mechanisms
  • Aim 2: Elucidate druggable steps within cancer signal transduction networks

Program Leaders

Gary Kupfer, MD

David Robbins, PhD

Benjamin Tycko, MD, PhD

CCB Steering Committee

Program Leadership

COE Liaison

Dr. Roy
Rabindra Roy, PhD

CRTEC Liaison

Dr. Ayad
Nagi Ayad, PhD

IIT Liaison

Claudine Isaacs
Claudine Isaacs, MD

Drug Development Liaison

Siva Dakshanamurthy, PhD

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