May 4, 2021
A Working-Class Scientist
By Marian Dennis Originally published in the Summer/Fall 2020 Issue of Forward Growing up in Barcelona, Spain, Israel Cañadas, PhD, was fascinated by the world around him and dreamed of a career in science. Cañadas, now an assistant professor in the... read more
April 16, 2021
Cutting-Edge Care for Blood Cancers
By Marian Dennis Every three minutes, someone in the United States is diagnosed with a blood cancer. These cancers, which include leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, and many others, account for nearly 10% of all new cancer cases, according to the... read more
December 1, 2020
Trainee Spotlight: Jittasak (Jake) Khowsathit, PhD
Jittasak (Jake) Khowsathit, PhD Postdoctoral AssociateDr. John Karanicolas' Lab Fox Chase Cancer CenterJake.Khowsathit@fccc.edu Biography I have always been interested in science. “Dexter’s Laboratory” and “Pinky and the Brain” were amongst my favorite... read more
October 23, 2020
Trainee Spotlight: Ting Zhang, PhD
Ting Zhang, PhD Postdoctoral AssociateDr. Siddharth Balachandran’s Lab Fox Chase Cancer CenterTing.Zhang@fccc.edu Biography My journey toward a career in science started in early childhood. I was born and raised in Chongqing the biggest city in... read more
August 14, 2020
Trainee Spotlight: Lauren Zimmaro, PhD
Lauren A. Zimmaro, PhD Postdoctoral AssociateDr. Jennifer Reese’s lab Fox Chase Cancer CenterLauren.Zimmaro@fccc.edu Biography “Stress is a part of life.” It seems that many of us are taught this message from a young age, but few of us have been taught... read more
July 9, 2020
Trainee Spotlight: Joy Cote, PhD
Joy Cote, PhD Post doctoral AssociateDr. Andrew Andrews’s lab Fox Chase Cancer CenterJoy.Cote@fccc.edu Biography From a young age, I realized that I had a deep love for all-things-science. Although my interests have focused over the years, my love for... read more