Biostatistics Workshop

February 24, 2020

This workshop, led by Dr. Dirk Dittmer, will be an overview of data science and statistical topics that may be of particular interest to basic science researchers. For example, when do I have to stop using Excel, — switch to R, and ask a real statistician. (1) Everyone, please bring a laptop with excel (2) Please send questions … Continued

Drug Discovery Workshop

January 16, 2020

This workshop will focus on defining general aspects and approaches to drug discovery, the challenges and opportunities in academic drug discovery, and case histories of drug and probe discovery at UNC. Workshop leader: Stephen Frye Register: http://tinyurl.com/vsy6te9 

Cancer Model Systems Workshop Part 2: Vertebrates

November 19, 2019

The Models Systems II workshop will focus on the use of mice to model human cancer, discussing traditional xenograft studies, genetically engineered models, and patient-derived tumor xenografts (PDXs). We will discuss models of KRAS-driven cancer (pancreatic, lung); prostate cancer via the PTEN-deletion model; GBM models for low grade and high grade tumors; and models for … Continued

Cancer Model Systems Workshop: Part 2 Vertebrate Models

December 8, 2017

The Models Systems II workshop will focus on the use of mice to model human cancer, discussing traditional xenograft studies, genetically engineered models, and patient-derived tumor xenografts (PDXs). We will discuss models of KRAS-driven cancer (pancreatic, lung); prostate cancer via the PTEN-deletion model; GBM models for low grade and high grade tumors; and models for … Continued