Qing Yi, MD, PhD

Chair

Location:NB4-59
yiq@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 636-7532
Fax: (216) 444-3164
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Natalia Lerner, MBA

Department Administrator

Location:NB4-87
lernern@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-6620
Fax: (216) 444-3164
 





Alexandru  Almasan
Alexandru Almasan
Staff
almasaa@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-9970

Research Interests:
Autophagy; apoptosis; cell cycle; DNA damage; DNA repair; cancer therapeutics; radiation therapy; leukemia; epithelial tumors; prostate cancer

Candece  Gladson
Candece Gladson
Staff
gladsoc@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 636-9493

Research Interests:
Brain cancer; brain tumor; glioma; therapeutics; pro-survival proteins

Zihua  Gong
Zihua Gong
Assistant Staff
gongz@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9652

Research Interests:
DNA damage; DNA repair; Radiation therapy; Drug resistance; Breast cancer; Ovarian cancer

Hannelore  Heemers
Hannelore Heemers
Associate Staff
heemerh@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-7357

Research Interests:
androgen receptor; mechanisms of androgen action; prostate cancer; coregulators; transcription; nuclear receptors

Warren  Heston
Warren Heston
Staff
hestonw@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-8181

Research Interests:
Prostate cancer; prostate-specific membrane antigen; therapeutics; imaging

Yong  Li
Yong Li
Staff
liy2@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-1168

Research Interests:
Carcinogenesis; Drug Development; Noncoding RNAs in Liquid Biopsy; Multiple Myeloma; Lymphoma; Colon Cancer; Glioma; MicroRNAs; p53.

Steven  Rosenfeld
Steven Rosenfeld
Staff
rosenfs@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-7984

Research Interests:
glioma; tumor invasion; molecular motors; myosins; kinesins; cell motility; cytoskeleton; brain tumor models; biomechanics; modeling of glioma dispersion

Brian P. Rubin
Brian P. Rubin
Staff
rubinb2@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-5551

Research Interests:
sarcoma; genetics, oncogene addiction, targeted therapy, pathology, mouse models of human cancer

Nima  Sharifi
Nima Sharifi
Staff
sharifn@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9750

Research Interests:
prostate cancer; androgens; metabolism; steroids; castration-resistant prostate cancer; androgen receptor; hormone therapy; medical oncology; dihydrotestosterone; enzymes; biochemistry

Robert  Silverman
Robert Silverman
Staff
silverr@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 445-9650

Research Interests:
interferon; rnase l; antiviral innate immunity; prostate cancer; oncolytic virotherapy

George R. Stark
George R. Stark
Staff
starkg@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-6062

Research Interests:
interferons; IL-6; NFkB; STAT3; EGFR; drug resistance; DNA repair; lung cancer; breast cancer; prostate cancer; glioblastoma; septic shock

Qing  Yi
Qing Yi
Chair
yiq@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 636-7532

Research Interests:
Antitumor immune response; C-reactive protein; Cancer; Drug resistance; Idiotype; Immunotherapy; Mantle cell lymphoma; Monoclonal antibodies; Multiple myeloma; T cells; Tumor microenvironment; Vaccines

Jianjun  Zhao
Jianjun Zhao
Assistant Staff
zhaoj4@ccf.org
Phone: (216) 444-7511

Research Interests:
Multiple myeloma, tumor initiation, microRNA, novel therapy, drug delivery, drug resistance