The 20th annual Rex Lee Run, held on March 7, 2015, was a smashing success. The number of racers doubled from approximately 900 in 2014 to almost 1,800. Net revenue from the event, which will help fund the fellowship program in the BYU Simmons Center for Cancer Research, rose from around $12,000 in 2014 to $55,000. Read more.
BYU Cancer Research Member Joshua Andersen and Ph.D. candidate and former Cancer Research Fellow Courtney Banks work in Dr. Anderson’s lab. They along with other scientists at BYU have discovered 2 proteins that may be targeted to make tumors for vulnerable to chemotherapy. Read more.