Cancer and Cardiovascular Signaling, and Epigenomics-Sarkar

Sibaji Sarkar

Options: Volunteer, UROP Funding, Academic Credit

A. Molecular Biology, Epigenomics and Cancer Biology: Gene Silencing by Methylation; Regulation of Gene Silencing and Expression by Epigenetics; Imprinting; Genomics and Chromatin Remodeling; Tumor Suppressor Genes and Signal Transduction in Cancer Cells; Cell Cycle Inhibition; Apoptosis, Autophagy and Metastasis; Combination Therapy of Cancer Cells; Molecular Mechanism.

B. Cardiovascular and Platelet Biology: Mechanism of Platelet Outside-in and Inside-out Signaling in Thrombus formation; Development of Anti-Thrombotic and Fibrinolytic Procedures; Integrin alphaIIBbeta3 and syk kinase mediated signaling.

UROP Information

Fall 2014 Applicants will be notified of a decision by September 30th

The 17th Annual UROP Symposium will be held on October 17th, 2014

The UROP Application will be open for Spring 2014 applications in mid to late November

Spring 2014 Funding Applications will be due on December 4th at noon