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SRIP Summer Student from the Gioeli lab won grant to present her research!

Shirin is a Biological Sciences major with minors in Spanish and Psychology, who will graduate in 2020. She is a member of the Honors College, and recently received a UMBC Travel Award to present her research at the Annual Biomedical Research … [Read more...]

Gioeli Lab has created a 3-D cancer tumor model which can replicate the complex nature and behavior of a real tumor

“This model enables us to understand the inner workings of tumors to systematically identify and test new ways to treat cancer,” said researcher Dan Gioeli, PhD, of UVA’s Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology and the UVA Cancer … [Read more...]

Two undergraduate researchers receive Harrison Fellowships for research in the Gioeli lab

Congratulations to Ashe Allende and Rose Sleppy, two undergraduates in the Gioeli lab who received Harrison Fellowships!  Read more: … [Read more...]

Dr. Gioeli and his UVA research laboratory further advance cutting-edge tumor modeling and research

The Gioeli lab continues their work with the HemoShear platform to better understand complex cancer biology. The goal is to one day use these models to develop optimal treatments for specific individuals’ tumors. The collaboration with HemoShear … [Read more...]

Kinase discovery could lead to more effective treatments for prostate cancer

"A newly discovered connection between two common prostate cancer treatments may soon make prostate cancer cells easier to destroy. Drugs that could capitalize on the discovery are already in the pipeline, and a clinical trial to test whether the … [Read more...]

Prostate cancer research may allow to treat cancer cells more effectively

The Gioeli lab researchers screened for proteins that regulate prostate growth, and they found a protein that controls the response of prostate cancer cells to current treatments.  Read and view more about this on Newsplex … [Read more...]

CHK2 – AR signaling paper accepted in Cancer Research

Checkpoint kinase 2 (CHK2) negatively regulates androgen sensitivity and prostate cancer cell growth Huy Q Ta, Melissa L Ivey, Henry F Frierson, Jr, Mark R Conaway, Jaroslaw Dziegielewski, James M Larner, Daniel Gioeli Abstract Prostate … [Read more...]

Gioeli publication used for cover art

Gioeli lab latest publication was used for cover art: Cell Cycle Dependent Regulation of Androgen Receptor Function. ERC. April;22(2):249-64. 2015 PMID:25691442. … [Read more...]