National Cancer Research Month: CCIL Featured on WCIA

National Cancer Research Month: CCIL Featured on WCIA

The CCIL was featured on WCIA during National Cancer Research Month. CCIL Associate Director for Translational Research and Development Timothy Fan discussed new developments in cancer research and the critical role research plays in finding new ways to help patients....
CCIL Hosts Undergraduate Research Symposium

CCIL Hosts Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL) provided an opportunity for students to share their research during its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium at the Beckman Institute. Students in CCIL programs or working in CCIL member labs presented posters on topics...
Cancer Center at Illinois Featured on WCIA

Cancer Center at Illinois Featured on WCIA

A new monthly segment on WCIA will feature the Cancer Center at Illinois (CCIL) and provide an opportunity for CCIL scientists to share research developments that will help cancer patients worldwide. Director Rohit Bhargava appeared in the first installment to talk...
Where Are They Now? Qianying Zuo

Where Are They Now? Qianying Zuo

In 2018 Qianying Zuo won the Kathryn Van Akken Burns Memorial Fund Merit Award while working in the lab of the CCIL’s Associate Director of Education and Sylvia D. Stroup Scholar of Nutrition and Cancer, Zeynep Madak-Erdogan. As a graduate student in Madak-Erdogan’s...
Undergraduate Researchers Share Summer Projects

Undergraduate Researchers Share Summer Projects

Undergraduate student researcher Katerina Baxter, along with several other Illinois undergrads, presented the results of their summer research projects at the Beckman Institute. A dozen Illinois students, including several affiliated with the Cancer Center at Illinois...
CCIL Member Joins Women in Cancer Research Council

CCIL Member Joins Women in Cancer Research Council

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) named CCIL member Sara Pedron Haba to its Women in Cancer Research (WICR) Council for a three-year term. The council comprises 13 women and advises the AACR on issues facing female researchers. “It is a great...