In The News
Former SU2C cancer patient, Emily Whitehead, 12 years old and five years cancer-free, speaks up about her role as face of cancer immunotherapy.
Congratulations to Stephen Baylin, M.D., co-leader of the Van Andel Research Institute-Stand Up To Cancer Epigenetics Dream Team, who has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences! Dr. Baylin focuses on the field of epigenetics, and is currently investigating potential new therapies for colorectal cancer, acute myeloid leukemia, myelodysplastic syndrome and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia.
Melissa Skala, PhD, a 2016 recipient of an SU2C Innovative Research Grant, says the IRG program, with its quick turnaround and emphasis on results, is “the way science should be.”
James P. Allison, PhD, leader of the SU2C-Cancer Research Institute Cancer Immunology Dream Team, has been named to Time Magazine's list of the 100 "most influential people in the world" for his pioneering work in cancer immunology.
Dr. Diaz, Team Leader of the SU2C-Colorectal Cancer Dream Team: Targeting Genomic, Metabolic and Immunological Vulnerabilities of Colorectal Cancer, has been named Head of the Division of Solid Tumor Oncology in the Department of Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering