News & Awards
Genetics Hall of Fame
Richard R. Behringer, Ph.D.
Shawlot W, Behringer RR. Requirement for Lim1 in head-organizer function. Nature 374(6521):425-430, 3/30/1995. PMID: 7700351.
Benoit DeCrombrugghe, M.D.
Nakashima K, Zhou X, Kunkel G, Zhang Z, Deng JM, Behringer RR, de Crombrugghe B. The novel zinc finger-containing transcription factor osterix is required for osteoblast differentiation and bone formation. Cell 108:17-29, 1/2002. PMID: 11792318.
16th Annual Award Recipient of the AACR-Women in Cancer Research Charlotte Friend Memorial Lectureship
Guillermina Lozano, Ph.D., Professor and Chair
This lecture award gives recognition to an outstanding scientist who has made meritorious contributions to the field of cancer research and who has, through leadership, furthered the advancement of women in science.
Louise C. Strong, M.D., Professor
This prestigious honor recognizes scientists whose contributions to the cancer field have had an extraordinary impact.
Recipient of the Nadia's Gift Foundation Innovator Award by the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation
Nicholas Navin, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Innovation awards are given for "cancer research by exceptionally creative thinkers with “high-risk/high-reward” ideas".
Nadia’s Gift Foundation & Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovator Award Interview with Dr. Navin at MD Anderson.
Winner of the 2012 Outstanding Research Publication Award
James G. Jackson, Ph.D., Instructor
- Mentor: Guillermina Lozano, Ph.D.