Miranda Schmidt joins the lab as an undergraduate research assistant. Miranda has a Junior class standing at the University of Washington where she is majoring in Biochemistry.
In a new Jean Enersen Healthlink Special "Cancer Breakthroughs (From Head to Toe)" a number of local researchers discuss their work on diagnosing and treating cancer. Dr. Nghiem is featured for his work on caffiene and skin cancer. Click here to see…
Sherry Lee joins the lab as an undergraduate research assistant. Sherry has Junior class standing at the University of Washington where she is majoring in Cellular, Molecular and Developmental Biology. Sherry also studies traditional and modern Chinese.
Renee Thibodeau joins the lab as a research assistant. She moved to Seattle after graduating from Whitman College in 2007 with a BA in Biochemistry, biophysics, and molecular biology. Renee skied NCAA for Whitman and is now enjoy volunteering for…
A study looking at the effects of caffeine on the inhibition of the ATR/Chk1 pathway is published in Cancer Research. They found that administration of caffeine to mice enhances clearance of DNA-damaged cells after treatment with UV. [pdf].
Dr. Nghiem was interviewed by Science Central for his work on caffeine and skin cancer. Click here to see the video interview.
Dr. Nghiem is featured on the cover of the Seattle PI Saturday Newspaper discussing his research on the role of topical caffeine in preventing skin cancer in mice. Click here to read the article