Erik Nelson

Erik Nelson

Research Program: Cancer Discovery Platforms Bridging the Engineering-Biology ContinuumStrategic Theme: Pathways & Mechanisms Erik Nelson is a trained endocrinologist with specific expertise in nuclear receptor pharmacology. He has made significant contributions...
Zeynep Madak Erdogan

Zeynep Madak Erdogan

Research Areas: Breast Cancer, Health Disparities, Nutritional ScienceResearch Program: Cancer Discovery Platforms Bridging the Engineering-Biology ContinuumStrategic Theme: Pathways & Mechanisms Zeynep Madak Erdogan is an Associate Professor of Nutrition and the...
Barry Schatz

Barry Schatz

Barry Schatz is the Associate Director for Administration for the Cancer Center at Illinois. At the CCIL, he is responsible for the administrative operations of the research and education activities, including oversight of grant and fiscal support services. Barry...
Viktor Gruev

Viktor Gruev

Research Theme: Cancer Measurement Technology and Data ScienceStrategic Theme: Imaging Viktor Gruev’s lab focuses on borrowing critical concepts from nature to develop ultra-sensitive, compact, lightweight, and conformal imaging sensors capable of recording spectral...
Joseph Irudayaraj

Joseph Irudayaraj

Research Theme: Cancer Measurement Technology and Data ScienceStrategic Theme: Molecular Measurement Joseph Irudayaraj’s lab has developed susceptible paper-based lateral flow technologies for rapid and onsite cervical cancer screening. Utilizing Fluorescence Lifetime...
Brendan Harley

Brendan Harley

Research Areas: Brain Cancer, Tumor MicroenvironmentResearch Program: Cancer Discovery Platforms Bridging the Engineering-Biology ContinuumStrategic Theme: Natural & Model Systems Brendan Harley’s lab focuses on developing biomaterials that present...
Paul Hergenrother

Paul Hergenrother

Research Areas: Brain Cancer, Breast Cancer, ChemistryResearch Program: Cancer Discovery Platforms Bridging the Engineering-Biology ContinuumStrategic Theme: Drug Discovery Paul J. Hergenrother, Ph.D., is a Professor of Chemistry and an Affiliate in Biochemistry, and...
Timothy Fan

Timothy Fan

Research Areas: Brain Cancer, Veterinary OncologyResearch Program: Cancer Discovery Platforms Bridging the Engineering-Biology ContinuumStrategic Theme: Natural & Model Systems Timothy Fan laboratory works closely with other basic scientists to evaluate novel...
Brian Cunningham

Brian Cunningham

Research Areas: Cancer Diagnostics, cervical cancer, NanotechnologyResearch Program: Cancer Measurement Technology and Data ScienceStrategic Theme: Molecular Measurement Brian Cunningham’s research is developing biosensors and detection instruments for pharmaceutical...
Rohit Bhargava

Rohit Bhargava

Research Areas: 3D Technology, Biomedical Imaging TechnologyResearch Program: Cancer Measurement Technology and Data ScienceStrategic Theme: Imaging Rohit Bhargava, CCIL Director, has pioneered the development of infrared spectroscopic imaging, starting from his...