Spring 2015 Signal Transduction Research Training Symposium

March 9, 2015: Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery Forum

The Twelfth Annual MCP Symposium was held on Monday, March 9th, 2015. The keynote speaker was Dr. Elaine Fuchs of The Rockefeller University. To learn more about Dr. Elaine Fuchs’s work, click here.

Dr. Elaine Fuchs
Professor and Investigator,
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor
Robin Chemers Neustein Laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development

Symposium Schedule

This year’s Best Talk award winner was:

  • Khoa Tran: “Collaborative Rewiring of the Pluripotency Network by Chromatin and Signaling Modulating Pathways”

Khoa Tran

This year’s three Best Poster award winners were:

  • Kristen Andersen: “Bioreversible Protein Labeling for Cellular Delivery”
  • Craig Barcus: “Dense collagen matrices enhance pro-tumorigenic prolactin and estrogen crosstalk in luminal breast cancer cells”
  • Megan Hornung: “Irx3 and Irx5 are Regulated by Canonical Wnt signaling in the Somatic Cells of the Developing Ovary”

Kristen Andersen Poster Winner

Craig Barcus Poster Winner

Megan Hornung Poster Winner


More photos from the 2015 Spring Symposium: