Noted breast cancer prevention and treatment researcher Yanfen Hu, PhD, recently joined the faculty at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences as professor of anatomy and cell biology and a member of the GW Cancer Center’s cancer biology program. Read more
In fall 2018, three distinguished members of the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) earned awards from the American College of Physicians (ACP).
A study by Colin Young, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology and physiology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, seeks to better illuminate the role of endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress in the development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Read more
A team of researchers at the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center, led by Rohan Fernandes, PhD, assistant professor of medicine at the immunotherapy to treat cancer. The goal: to increase the potency of immune checkpoint inhibitors, a class of immunotherapy that elicits dramatic benefits in only a modest subset of cancer patients, to a significantly larger proportion of patients. Read more