Mike and Josie Harper Cancer Research Institute

Innovative Drug Discovery and DesignConnecting Research Strengths Across the State Collaborative Teams Drive Innovation Developing Imaging Tools for Cancer Detection and TreatmentEstablishing Preclinical Models for Drug TestingDeciphering Distinct Molecular Signatures of Cancer



 

About

Investigators in the Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI) are dedicated to conducting innovative and integrative research that confronts the complex challenges of cancer.  Our programmatic structure fosters multi-disciplinary cancer research by promoting interactions among research groups with distinct expertise and by training young scientists to work across scientific fields. Clinical partnerships provide key translational insight and strengthen the mission of discovery.

 

HCRI Mission Statement:

Innovative and integrative research confronting the complex challenges of cancer

News

Cancer biologist Zachary Schafer awarded American Cancer Society grant

July 21, 2014 • Categories: Announcements and Homepage

 

Zachary T. Schafer, Coleman Assistant Professor of Cancer Biology at the University of Notre Dame, has been awarded a Research Scholar Grant from the American Cancer Society (ACS).

 

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Seeding Research in Cancer 2014 Winners Announced

July 17, 2014 • Categories: Announcements and Homepage

Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

Seeding Research in Cancer 2014 Awardee

Laurie Littlepage, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UND

Microenvironment regulation of asymmetric cell divisions to promote chemotherapy resistance

 

Walther Cancer Foundation

Seeding Research in Cancer 2014 Awardees…

Walther Cancer Foundation Advancing Basic Cancer (ABC) Research Grant 2014 Awardees

July 17, 2014 • Categories: Announcements and Homepage

Walther Cancer Foundation

Advancing Basic Cancer (ABC) Research Grants

2014 Awardees

 

Corresponding PI:  Siyuan Zhang, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biological Sciences, UND

Co-PIs:  Brandon Ashfeld, Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry, UND and Jeremiah Zartman, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UND…

Events

Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

Fri Aug 1, 2014 9:00AM - 3:00PM • Jordan Hall of Science • Calendars: Homepage and HCRI Events Calendar

All undergraduates participating in research on campus this summer are welcome to participate in the Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium (SURS) by giving a poster or talk.
 

Students wishing to participate should submit their abstracts at http://xur.library.nd.edu/ by Friday, July 25.

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Dooley Society Lecture: Student Stipend Award Winners' Presentations

Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:00AM - 12:00PM • Jordan Hall of Science • Calendars: Homepage and HCRI Events Calendar

Student Stipend Award Winners' Presentation 

ND vs. Michigan Tailgate

Sat Sep 6, 2014 • Harper Hall • Calendars: Homepage and HCRI Events Calendar

Notre Dame vs. Michigan Tailgate

Come join the fun and activities at Harper Hall prior to the Notre Dame Football Team's final victory over the University of Michigan.

Details on the various activities to follow.

 

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