Shekinah Elmore’s road to radiation oncology was long, exhausting, and unexpected.
Virginie Papadopoulou specializes in using ultrasound technology to study the body in extreme environments, ranging from the physiology of scuba divers to the blood flow in cancerous tumors. Her weapon of choice? Tiny bubbles.
Junior Marielle Bond is an undergraduate researcher in the UNC College of Arts and Sciences double-majoring in biology and philosophy. Her research focuses on how signaling proteins involved in cell division can cause cancer and how those protein pathways can aid cancer treatments.
James Bear uncovers the intricate mechanisms that allow certain cells to move, discoveries with implications for cancer metastasis.
With new funding, a UNC startup is poised to halt the most devastating effects of chemotherapy.
Designed to kill tumors, microbeams spare surrounding tissue.