Peer Review Committee for DNA Mechanisms in Cancer (DMC)

Areas Reviewed

Basic research on:

  • gene regulation 
  • transcription
  • epigenetics
  • translation
  • RNA replication 
  • DNA repair
  • recombination 
  • biochemistry
  • mechanisms of signal transduction
  • hormone-receptor 
  • structural biology

Committee Members

Michael Trakselis, PhD, Chair
Baylor University
Waco, TX

Peter Hollenhorst, PhD, Vice Chair
Indiana University, Indianapolis
Bloomington, IN

Andrea J. Berman, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
PittsburghPittsburghPA

Bethany A. Buck-Koehntop, PhD
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Yali Dou, PhD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Sonia Franco, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Hao Jiang, PhD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Ann L. Kirchmaier, PhD
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

Thomas LaFramboise, PhD
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Erica Larschan, PhD
Brown University
Providence, RI

Eros Lazzerini Denchi, PhD
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA

Patrick J. O'Brien, PhD
University of Michigan
Ann ArborAnn ArborMI

Judd C. Rice, PhD
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Seth Rubin, PhD
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA

Michael Shogren-Knaak, PhD
Iowa State University
Ames, IA

Scott Showalter, PhD
Penn State University
State College, PA

Marcus Smolka, PhD
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Derek Taylor, PhD
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Iestyn Whitehouse, PhD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Jiang Wu, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Dallas, TX

Qin Yan, PhD
Yale University
New HavenNew Haven CT

Wenge Zhu, PhD, BS
George Washington University
Washington, DC