Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Active Projects: 11

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A Partnership for Training and Mentoring of Cancer Researchers in Tanzania Katherine Van Loon Steitz, MD, MPH IGHS Faculty Affiliate, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Validation of the GeneXpert Breast Cancer STRAT4 Assay for Rapid Analysis of Breast Cancer Biomarker Status from Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsies in Tanzania (GX-BCB Dianna Ng, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Planning for a Cancer Research Training Program in Tanzania Katherine Van Loon Steitz, MD, MPH IGHS Faculty Affiliate, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
A study of environmental exposure to perfluorinated substances and cancer risk in California Peggy J. Reynolds, PhD, MPH, MA Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Twinning Black Lion Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Linda Abramovitz, RN, MS IGHS Faculty Affiliate, Department of Family Health Care Nursing, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
An Ethical Approach to Routine Tragic Choices: Radiotherapy Allocation in Rwanda Rebecca J. Deboer, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Training Program in Translational Brain Tumor Research Joseph Costello, PhD Department of Neurological Surgery, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
UCSF / Northrop Grumman - Oncology Models Forum Atul Butte, MD, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Regulation by post-translation modifications in response to stress David Toczyski, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Precision Targeting of Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer with a Novel Ferrous Iron-Dependent Therapeutic Delivery and Tumor Imaging Strategy Adam Renslo, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
New Ways of Targeting K-Ras Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Archived Projects: 30

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Filipina Breast Cancer Support: Which Model is Meaningful? [2] Nancy Burke, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Sinag Tala (Bright Star): Pilipina Breast Cancer Support Group Outreach Nancy Burke, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Communicating about Clinical Trials: Bringing the Cancer Information Service (CIS) to the Underserved [II] Nancy Burke, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Filipina Breast Cancer Support: What Model is Meaningful? [1] Nancy Burke, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Fundamental Mechanobiology of Tumor Progression Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
New Paradigm of Breast Cancer Causation and Prevention Robert Hiatt, MD, PhD Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Fundamental Mechanobiology of Tumor Progression Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Functional Studies on Genetic Variants of PTPN14 Rosemary Akhurst, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Mount Zion Health Fund Transdisciplinary Team Award Eric Small, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Parsing Out The Role Of PI3'-Kinase Signaling In Lung Cancer Initiation, Progression And Therapy Martin McMahon, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Mount Zion Health Fund Scholars Program for Recruitment /Retention of Promising Clinical /Translational Investigators Eric Small, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Circulating cells as tools to study vascular pathobiology of HHT Rosemary Akhurst, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Imaging Oncogene Activation and Tumor Development in Genetically Engineered Mice Martin McMahon, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
A Study of Etiology of Esophageal Cancer in Tanzania (SEEC-Tanzania) Peter Carroll, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Clinical Investigator Research Program for Pilot Research Studies 2014 Eric Small, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Exploring the Role of CDK4 and CDK6 in Melanoma Maintenance Martin McMahon, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Cell Cycle Regulation by Ubiquitin Ligases David Toczyski, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Exploring the Role of CDK4 and CDK6 in Melanoma Maintenance Martin McMahon, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Clinical Investigator Research Program for Pilot Research Studies 2013 Eric Small, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Identifying neurofibromin-specific regulatory nodes for therapeutic targeting in NF1 Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Identifying the targets of oncogenic/tumor-suppressive F box proteins David Toczyski, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Mount Zion Health Fund Scholars Program for Faculty Recruitment Eric Small, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Clinical Investigator Research Program for Pilot Research Eric Small, MD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
CARAVAN: Checkpoint-Radiation-Vaccine Neoadjuvant Trial for Metastatic Prostate Cancer Lawrence Fong, MD Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Enabling a Paradigm Shift: A Preference-Tolerant RCT of Personalized vs. Annual Screening for Breast Cancer Laura Esserman, MD Department of Surgery, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Monitoring Physical Activity During Chemotherapy Among Breast Cancer Patients: A Needs Assessment to Develop Interventions to Help Prevent Functional Decline Laura Esserman, MD Department of Surgery, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
New ways of treating pancreatic cancer based on reversing K-Ras-mediated stemness Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Targeting Oncogenic BRAF And PI3'-Kinase Signaling For Melanoma Therapy Martin McMahon, PhD Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Management of esophageal cancer in East Africa: a prospective cohort study of treatment strategies and supportive care Geoffrey Buckle, MD, MPH Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Targeting KRAS Mutant Lung Cancers Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center