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Meharry-Vanderbilt-TSU Cancer Partnership

Founded in 2001 by funding from the National Cancer Institute, Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center launched the MMC-VICC Cancer Partnership. The program expanded in 2006 to include Tennessee State University, creating the current Meharry-Vanderbilt-TSU Cancer Partnership. The program balances focus on population science, basic research, and clinical research to strengthen and expand cancer research.

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For more information about the Meharry-Vanderbilt-TSU Cancer Partnership, visit their website below.

Meharry-Vanderbilt-TSU Cancer Partnership Team

Samuel Evans Adunyah, PhD

Chair, Dept. of Biochemistry and Cancer Biology & Professor
School of Medicine

(615) 327-6446
sadunyah@mmc.edu

Meharry-Vanderbilt-TSU Cancer Partnership Publications

Prioritization of Features for Mobile Apps for Families in a Federal Nutrition Program for Low-Income Women, Infants, and Children: User-Centered Design Approach.
Summer J Weber, Elyse Shearer, Shelagh A Mulvaney, Douglas Schmidt, Chris Thompson, Jessica Jones, Haseeb Ahmad, Martina Coe, Pamela C Hull

Predicting pain among female survivors of recent interpersonal violence: A proof-of-concept machine-learning approach.
Edward Lannon, Francisco Sanchez-Saez, Brooklynn Bailey, Natalie Hellman, Kerry Kinney, Amber Williams, Subodh Nag, Matthew E Kutcher, Burel R Goodin, Uma Rao, Matthew C Morris

Association of time of day and extubation success in very low birthweight infants: a multicenter cohort study.
Brittany Guy, Mary Eva Dye, Laura Richards, Scott O Guthrie, L Dupree Hatch

Manganese-induced reactive oxygen species activate IκB kinase to upregulate YY1 and impair glutamate transporter EAAT2 function in human astrocytes in vitro.
Asha Rizor, Edward Pajarillo, Ivan Nyarko-Danquah, Alexis Digman, Leyah Mooneyham, Deok-Soo Son, Michael Aschner, Eunsook Lee

Notch as an Immunologic Basis of Cancer Disparities.
Portia LaLiah Thomas, Anil Shanker

Multiplatform computational analysis of mast cells in adrenocortical carcinoma tumor microenvironment.
Jordan J Baechle, David N Hanna, Konjeti R Sekhar, Jeffrey C Rathmell, Wendy Kimryn Rathmell, Naira Baregamian