Recent Lab News
September 29, 2015
September 21, 2015
Shane O'Neal joins the Zhao Lab as a Research Technician. Welcome, Shane!
Dr. Sayuri Kitajima joins the Zhao Lab as a Research Fellow. Welcome, Sayuri!
September 8, 2015
Sheila Drakeley joins the Zhao Lab as an Undergraduate Student. Welcome, Sheila!
August 3, 2015
Amanda Zhou joins the Zhao Lab as a Research Trainee. Welcome, Amanda!
Kayley Abell-Hart joins the Zhao Lab as a Research Technician. Welcome, Kayley!
Jillian Lu joins the Zhao lab as a Summer Intern. Welcome, Jillian!
July 17, 2015
The Zhao lab took two of the three top honors in the Poster Contest of this year’s Cancer Biology Retreat: Dr. Jing Ni for the "Most Promising Preliminary Result" and Dr. Yubao Wang for the "Best Mature Project."
July 6, 2015
Emma Pan joins the Zhao Lab as a Research Trainee. Welcome, Emma!
May 28, 2015
Lauren Thorpe was honored in the 8th Annual DMS Hooding Ceremony with her fellow 2015 Graduating Class in the Division of Medical Sciences at the Harvard Medical School. Congratulations, Dr. Thorpe!
May 18, 2015
Dr. Liya Ding joins the Zhao lab as a Research Fellow. Welcome, Liya!
March 30, 2015
Dr. Yunneng Tang joins the Zhao lab as a Research Fellow. Welcome, Yunneng!
December 11, 2014
Lauren Thorpe successfully defended her PhD dissertation. Congratulations, Lauren!
May 17, 2012
Speeding Discovery from Lab to Clinic Dana-Farber's Jean Zhao, PhD, has demonstrated that proteins known as PI3 kinases play a key role in these alternate circuits. Researchers have begun to explore whether drugs that target those kinases can offer a useful therapy for cancers with an activation of the PI3 kinase pathway.
September 23, 2011Study Finds Key to Drug Resistance
A new discovery by Jean Zhao, PhD, and colleagues may help physicians predict which tumors are likely to become resistant to a given drug, and identify the secondary pathways they are activating to escape the original therapy.
Yuzugullu et al. A PI3K p110beta-Rac signaling loop mediates Pten-loss-induced perturbation of hematopoiesis and leukemogenesis. Nature Communication. 2015, In Press