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Noncanonical NF-KB in Gastrointestinal Disease
(Virginia Tech, 2018-11-20)
Noncanonical NF-KB is an alternative NF-KB pathway that is critically involved in the development and maturation of the adaptive immune system. As such, it has typically been studied in B and T cell biology without application ...
Development of a Dielectrophoresis-Based Cancer-Cell Analysis Tool
(Virginia Tech, 2018-10-04)
One significant obstacle in cancer treatment is tumor heterogeneity. Different subpopulations within a tumor can respond differently to chemotherapy, resulting in resistance and recurrence. Addressing these differences ...
Investigating Novel Targets to Inhibit Cancer Cell Survival
(Virginia Tech, 2018-04-18)
Cancer remains the second leading cause of death in the United States and the world, despite years of research and the development of different treatments. One reason for this is cancer cells are able to survive through ...
Negative Regulation of Inflammation: Implications for Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Colitis Associated Cancer
(Virginia Tech, 2018)
The ability to sense and respond to external environmental signals is closely regulated by a plurality of cell signaling pathways, thereby maintaining homeostasis. In particular, the inflammatory signaling cascade contributes ...