Ye Yuan, Physician/Scientist, currently working in the Radiation Oncology department at UCLA Medical Center discusses his career path and current research.
Walter Tinganelli is a highly qualified biotechnologist, with an outstanding academic history and international research experience at several major radiation biology research centers. John Earley interviews Dr. Tinganelli who discusses his career path and current research.
Carissa Ritner, Northwestern University, discusses her research on neuroblastoma, radiation resistance, miRNA.
Dr. Katherine L. Morel, currently working at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, discusses her Radiation Research Editors’ Award article. “Parthenolide Selectively Sensitizes Prostate Tumor Tissue to Radiotherapy while Protecting Healthy Tissues In Vivo” Radiat Res187, 501-12 (2017). https://bioone.org/journals/radiation-research/volume-187/issue-5/RR14710.1/Parthenolide-Selectively-Sensitizes-Prostate-Tumor-Tissue-to-Radiotherapy-while-Protecting/10.1667/RR14710.1.short
Dr. Pierre Montay-Gruel is one of the pioneers studying FLASH radiation. He began his work at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland in Dr. Marie-Catherine Vozenin's lab. There, he studied FLASH effects on the brain and glioblastoma in mice. He is now expanding his research at the University of California- Irvine with Dr. Charles Limoli.
Additional links featured in this podcast:
NIAID: “Concepts: Potential Opportunities”: https://www.niaid.nih.gov/grants-contracts/potential-opportunities
NIH Videocast: https://videocast.nih.gov/
NIAID - subscribe to receive emails: https://service.govdelivery.com/accounts/USNIAID/subscriber/qualify
NIH - Radiation Research program: https://rrp.cancer.gov/default.htm
NIH SBIR and STTR Programs: https://sbir.nih.gov/
NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System: https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/
NIAID Contracts Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) & resources: https://www.niaid.nih.gov/research/contracts-sops-resources
NASA Human Research Program: https://www.nasa.gov/hrp
FLASH: Charles Limoli, PhD and Marie-Catherine Vozenin, PhD, are interviewed on the surprising effects, how the idea came to fruition and the future of the therapy.