Abstracts of the award winners can be read at the Innovation Awards website. The recipients are as follows:
W. Kimryn Rathmell (MD, PhD, Medicine, Genetics) - "Exploiting DLL4 Inhibition as a Mechanism to Overcome Antiangiogenic Resistance in ccRCC"
Timothy Gershon (MD, PhD, Neurology) - "Developmental Origins of Therapeutic Response in Medulloblastoma"
Timothy Elston (PhD, Pharmacology) - "Defining the Genomic and Epigenomic Plasticity of Basal and Claudin-low Breast Cancer"
Ronald Chen (MD, MPH, Radiation Oncology) - "Building and Characterizing the North Carolina Bladder Cancer Cohort: Defining Quality of Life and Potential Health Care Needs During Survivorship"
Federico Innocenti (MD, PhD ,UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy) - A Phase II UGT1A1 Genotype-guided Study of Irinotecan in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Patients Receiving FOLFIRI + Bevacizumab
Maureen Su (MD, Pediatrics, Microbiology & Immunology) - "Autoimmune Regulator as a Genetic Determinant of Ipilimumab Response in Melanoma"
Date: July 23, 2013