Current Trainees

Interdisciplinary Training

Current Trainees

Predoctoral Trainees

Thomas Bello1
Identifying kinase-dependent signaling networks, potential therapeutic targets, and agents for the treatment of prostate cancer
Mentors: Taran Gujral, Peter Nelson

Ian Cardle
Aptamer intermediates for guiding CAR T-cells to more regulatable and effective treatment of solid tumors
Mentors: Suzie Pun, Michael Jensen

Eli Grunblatt
Interrogating KDM5C as a Tumor Suppressor in Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
Mentors: David MacPherson, Patrick Paddison

Charles Roco
Characteristic determination of parent T cells engendering persistent anti-tumor effects in adoptive T cell therapy through joint single cell RNA/V(D)J sequencing
Mentors: Georg Seelig, Aude Chapuis

Alexander Salter1
Dissecting chimeric antigen receptor signaling in human T cells
Mentors: Stan Riddell, Amanda Paulovich

Heshani Nayanga Thirimanne
Global transcriptional control and tumor suppression by the Fbw7 ubiquitin ligase
Mentors: Bruce Clurman, Steven Henikoff

Postdoctoral Trainees

Erin Greenwood
Does plasma fibronectin instigate cluster-based mestastasis? An interdisciplinary study
Mentors: Kevin Cheung, Christopher Li

Michelle Messmer
Visualizing the immune response to cell death in normal tissue and in cancer
Mentors: Andrew Oberst, Michael Gerner

Matthew Miller
Regulation of Kinetochore-Microtubule Interactions
Mentors: Sue Biggins, Charles Asbury

Trisha Sippel
Targeting tumor-specific macrophages in metastatic melanoma
Mentors: Anthony Rongvaux, Raphael Gottardo

Funding source if not solely appointed to T32:  1Center