Currently, funding is available for candidates with biostatistics, bioinformatics, computational biology, epidemiology, and/or surgical pathology skills.


(Aug 10, 2015) NCI R35 (Outstanding Investigator Award), which received the best Impact Score 10, has started.  


(June 24, 2015) My application for R13 (conference grant) entitled The Third International Molecular Pathological Epidemiology (MPE) Meeting received good Impact Score of 20.  Council review is pending.


(May 9, 2015) Proceedings of The Second International Molecular Pathological Epidemiology (MPE) Meeting (S Ogino et al.) has been published online in Cancer Causes and Control.


Congratulations for Xuehong Zhang (Instructor in Medicine; Associate MPE Lab Member) whose K07 funding started!



Past Press Releases on our MPE studies (selected)

Possible effect of vitamin D on immune cell infiltrate in colorectal cancer:


Aspirin on risk of colorectal cancer according to BRAF mutation status:


Colonoscopy is effective for colorectal cancer prevention, but less effective to prevent MSI-high or CIMP-high subtype:


PIK3CA mutation in colorectal cancer may be a predictive biomarker for response to aspirin:


Obesity may be a risk factor for CTNNB1-negative subtype of colorectal cancer, which may be preventable by exercise: