Cancer Pharmacology Research Program

Program Leaders: X. F. Steven Zheng, PhD and Stephen K. Burley, MD, DPhil

Overall Goals:

The Cancer Pharmacology Program is a basic science Program that unites investigators with broad scientific expertise who share a strong interest in cancer pharmacology and preclinical drug development to create more effective cancer treatments.

Specific Aims:

  • To discover, design, and develop new anticancer agents.
  • To determine the mode of action of and the mechanism of resistance to anticancer agents.
  • To develop novel concepts and strategies for cancer treatment.

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