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Department of

Cancer Biology

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  • Competitive National Graduate Program

About Cancer Biology

Cancer Biology Faculty and Students

The Cancer Biology Department is the home of a dynamic, collaborative and highly interactive faculty with cutting-edge research programs that span a wide range of cancer-related topics.

Every new discovery and success in our laboratories—big and small—is putting our dreams of eradicating (or controlling) cancer closer than ever to reality. We hope you will join us in our fight against cancer through basic and translational research at this most opportune and exciting time.

We invite you to learn more about:

Recent Publications

Graduate Students

The following publications have been recently published by Cancer Biology faculty:


Latest News/Events


Congratulations to Dr. Sohaib Khan on his retirement and Emeritus status.  See photos from the retirement party held Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Kingsgate Marriott.

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Researchers Given $165K From Local Organizations to Continue Cancer Studies

Four scientists from the UC Cancer Institute were recently awarded funding bylocal organizations to continue their research on ovarian, head and neck, andpancreatic cancers. Read Story

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