Lina Benajiba, MD, PhD
"In vivo humanized bone marrow functional screening to identify microenvironment-related therapeutic targets in AML"
Charles De Bock, PhD
Children's Cancer Institute University of New South Wales
New South Wales, Australia
"Long read sequencing to characterize the alternatively spliced transcriptome downstream of mutant JAK3 signaling in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia"
Margherita Ghisi, PhD
Cancer Research Center of Toulouse
"Investigating the role of alternative splicing in metabolism and therapy resistance of AML"
2018 Award Recipients
Yoshikane Kikushige, MD, PhD
Elucidating a BCR-Mediated Positive Feedback Loop that Confers Survival of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Cells
Fatih Kocabas, PhD
Development of Small Molecule MEIS Inhibitors for Mitigating Cancer Growth
2017 Award Recipients
Dominik Beck, PhD
University of New South Wales
“Targeting Leukaemia-Specific Regulatory Elements for the Treatment of Intermediate- and High-Risk Patients”
Benjamin Cao, PhD
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
“Chemosensitization of Drug-Resistant Acute Leukemia Using a Small Molecule Integrin Antagonist”
Javier Redondo-Muñoz, PhD
University Complutense of Madrid
“Unraveling Histone Modifications as Therapeutic Targets Against Leukemic Cell Migration”
2016 Award Recipients
Teresa Ezponda, PhD
Center for Applied Medical Research
"Deciphering the Role of IncRNAs in Multiple Myeloma"
Daniel J. Hodson, MD, PhD
University of Cambrigde
"Developing New Models for the Functional Investigation of Lymphoma"
Hidekazu Nishikii, MD, PhD
University of Tsukuba
"Molecular Basis for the Involvement of Bone Marrow Microenvironment in Myelodysplastic Syndromes and Acute Myeloid Leukemia"
2015 Award Recipients
Raphael Itzykson, MD, PhD
"Clinical Relevance of Leukemia Stem Cell Diversity"
D. Michiel Pegtel, PhD
VUmc University Medical Center Cancer Center
Amsterdam The Netherlands
"Discovery of Lymphoma-Associated miRNA Variants by RNA Sequencing in Blood and CSF of Lymphoma Patients"