2011 August 22
Dulcie Lai (PhD student in Dr. Xiaolong Yang's Lab) has been awarded the CIHR/Institute of Cancer Research Publication Prize for her work published in Cancer Research (2011). The article entitled "Taxol resistance in breast cancer cells is mediated by the hippo pathway component TAZ and its downstream transcriptional targets Cyr61 and CTGF", which was published in Cancer Res. 2011 Apr 1;71(7):2728-38. Epub 2011 Feb 24. Normally, only 6 prizes are awarded to graduate students and postdoc in Canada.