Congratulations to Stephanie Downs-Canner, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology.

 

Dr. Downs-Canner received a Tier 1 Pilot Award entitled “Inhibition of Th17 into Treg conversion as a novel component of immunotherapy in triple negative breast cancer.” Her research will be funded in the amount of $50,000 over 1 year.

Applications for the next round of these awards will be due March 15, 2019. Please contact Anne Menkens amenkens@email.unc.edu if you have any questions. More information can be found on the UNC Lineberger web site at UNC Lineberger.