News and Updates

Ron gave an Oral Presentation at the AACR Annual Meeting on Apr 2, 2019.

AACR Abstract 4527

Presentation Title:

Patient-derived organoids and xenografts identify neratinib plus HER2 antibody drug conjugate as a synergistic drug combination for HER2 mutated, nonamplified breast cancer.

Presentation time: 4:35pm on April 2, 2019

Location: Room A311 – Georgia World Convention Center, Atlanta.

Session: MS.TB01.01 – Nonclinical Models of Cancer

Ron gave an interview to local NBC news on June 18, 2018 to discuss results from a breast cancer trial, TAILORx that uses the 27-gene qtPCR test, Oncotype Dx to determine which patients will benefit from chemotherapy after surgery.  Click here to view it.

Kwabena (Koby) Sarpong successfully defended his PhD thesis on March 21, 2017. He is doing clinical fellowship in Laboratory Medicine at University of Virginia.


Runjun Kumar successfully defended his PhD thesis on July 14, 2016.  He is doing residency and fellowship in Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston.


Ron has given a Podcast Interview to the Journal of Biological Chemistry (JBC).
Click here to view or listen to it.