Edward Kaftan Named Assistant Cancer Center Director for Translational Science at Yale Cancer Center
Edward Kaftan, PhD, has been appointed Assistant Cancer Center Director for Translational Science at Yale Cancer Center (YCC). In this role, Kaftan will be Lead Scientist for the Office of Translational Research overseeing members of the team in the execution of translational research priorities, and will be responsible for critically important initiatives to lead and support the growth and development of translational science.
Learning from Each Patient: Umbrella consent eases translational research
Every cancer patient is distinctive, with their own genetic fingerprint and their own response to treatment. To researchers working to develop better, more tailored cancer treatments, those differences can be crucially relevant,