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April 10th, 2023

Monica Chanda was awarded a Rogel Cancer Center TrEC Predoctoral Fellowship, and Claire Shudde a PhRMA Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship in Drug Discovery. Congratulations to both!

March 28th, 2023

We welcome PIBS graduate student Grace Aleck who has recently joined the lab.

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October 10th, 2022

Our grant "Regulating JAK-STAT signaling pathways to enhance T cell immunotherapy" was funded by a Concern Foundation Conquor Cancer Now Award!

August 15th, 2022

We are excited to receive a Maximizing Investigators' Research Award (MIRA) (R35) to investigate how signaling in T cells is regulated to enable antigen discrimination. 


August 8th, 2022

Zehui Gu has completed her Pharmacology MS and will be joining us to pursue her PhD this Fall!


June 4th, 2022

Monica and Claire's paper has been published in the Journal of Immunological Methods! Their platform can be used to rapidly analyze activated T cells and their cytotoxic effects on co-cultured cancer cells by imaging cytometry [pubmed].

April 10th, 2022

Congratulations to Claire and Monica for completing their qualifying exams!

November 1st, 2021

Our grant "Modulating JAK-STAT signaling in cancer" was funded by a V Foundation Scholar Award! 

August 18th, 2021

Congratulations to Monica on her successful application to the Cancer Biology Training Program (T32). 

June 23rd, 2021

Christina was awarded a Pharmacology Charles W. Edmunds Fellowship. Congratulations!


May 28th, 2021

Congratulations to Claire on her successful application to the Pharmacological Sciences Training Program (PSTP)! 


April 1st, 2021

We are excited to welcome graduate students Monica Chanda (Cancer Biology) and Claire Shudde (Pharmacology) to the lab.

February 20th, 2021

Congratulations to Christina for passing her qualifying exam!

December 15th, 2020 

Our grant "Development of novel T cell activators for cancer immunotherapy" was funded by the Elsa U. Pardee Foundation! 

November 1st, 2020

We were awarded a Discovery Award from the U-M Rogel Cancer Center to investigate mechanisms of T cell suppression in tumors.

September 10th, 2020

Christina Zheng has joined the lab to pursue her PhD in Pharmacology. 

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