2017 Annual Retreat

Each year PCB sponsors a retreat showcasing the research done by graduate students and postdocs in the Department.

Next year's retreat will be held September 15-17, 2017 at Wrightsville Beach, NC.



(Pictured from Left to Right)Fitzgerald Scholars 2016

Melodi Whitley, Ph.D. (Kirsch lab)
A mouse-human phase 1 co-clinical trial of a protease-activated fluorescent probe for imaging cancer.
Sci Transl Med 2016 8(320):320Ra4

Benjamin Stormo (Fox lab)
Direct responses to reduplicated chromosomes require distinct Mad2 responses.
Elife 2016 5:e15204

Sunghee Park, Ph.D. (McDonnell lab)
ERR-regulated lactate metabolism contributes to resistance to targeted therapies in breast cancer.
Cell Rep 2016 15(2):323-335

Heidi Bretscher (Fox lab)
Proliferation of double-strand break-resistant polyploidy cells requires Drosophila FANCD2.
Dev Cell 2016 37(5):444-457

Ben Woods, Ph.D. (Lew lab - not pictured)
Parallel actin-independent recycling pathways polarize Cdc42 in budding yeast.
Curr Biol 2016 26(16):2114-2126


2016 Retreat Poster Winners:

Poster Winners 2016(Pictured from Left to Right)

Alec Trub - Hirschey lab
Katherine Singleton - Wood lab
Colin Martz - Wood lab
Hema Adhikari - Counter lab
Grace Anderson - Wood lab
Marc Johnson - Rathmell lab
Brandon Schickling - Miller lab
Jeffrey Damrauer - Alvarez lab (not pictured)