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UChicago scientists unveil the secret of cancer-associated Warburg effect

10/31/2019

Featuring newly appointed GGSB Faculty member Yingman Zhao

A new study, led by researchers at the University of Chicago, provides an answer to why cancer cells consume and use nutrients differently than their healthy counterparts and how that difference contributes to their survival and growth.

Mengjie Chen - One of Four University of Chicago scientists awarded Sloan Fellowships

02/19/2019

Early-career faculty identified as field's most promising scholars

Four University of Chicago faculty members have earned prestigious Sloan Research Fellowships, awarded to early-career scholars whose achievements and potential mark them as the next scientific leaders.

Michelle M. Le Beau elected to the American Cancer Society Board of Directors

12/17/2018

The American Cancer Society has named Michelle M. Le Beau, PhD, director of the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center, to its board of directors, with a term beginning on Jan. 1, 2019.

Congratulations John Blischak - 2018 Winner of Nan Xiao Prize for Computational Reproducibility

12/17/2018

Congratulations  John Blischak (GGSB Alum) - 2018 winner of the "Nan Xiao prize for computational reproducibility"  for his leadership role in computational reproducibility in applications, and especially development of the R package workflow. 

Thanks to a generous gift from Human Genetics Alum Nan Xiao, the Department of Human Genetics is pleased to announce the establishment of the "Nan Xiao prize for computational reproducibility".