student

Elise Cai

eycai@uw.edu

Cancer Biology

Entry Quarter: Autumn 2015

Research Summary

Translational dysregulation is a hallmark of cancer and presents a common vulnerability that may be therapeutically exploited. My project targets the translation initiation machinery to understand mechanisms affecting cell survival, fate decisions, and stemness in oncogenesis.

Lab Information

Advisor: Slobodan Beronja