BLRD Merit Review Research Career Scientist (RCS) Award (IK6)
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
October 2020 -
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Project Summary/Abstract The goals of my research programs are to elucidate molecular mechanisms of tumor angiogenesis, cancer metabolism, and anti-tumor immunity, and to translate our discoveries towards improved cancer therapy. During this RCS award period I will continue to: (1) Targeting mTOR signaling pathways in lung cancer subtypes that are refractory to current targeted therapies. We demonstrated previously that mTOR is a common signaling node downstream of “bypass” kinases, and targetin...