Peer Review Committee for Tumor Biochemistry and Endocrinology (TBE)

Areas Reviewed

  • tumor-related changes in cellular lipid, carbohydrate, and protein chemistry associated with altered enzyme function
  • cellular metabolism, especially as it affects cell membrane structure and biochemistry
  • cancer-related changes in endocrinology and hormone function
  • investigations of cell growth factors, the corresponding membrane receptors for cellular binding of factors, and the signaling pathways by which hormones control cell growth 
  • cell differentiation

Committee Members

Mikel Garcia-Marcos, PhD – Chair
Boston University
Boston, MA

Thomas G. Graeber, PhD – Vice-Chair
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Eileen Boerger, Stakeholder
West Linn, OR

Qi Cao, PhD
Northwestern University, Chicago Campus
Chicago, IL

David DeGraff, PhD
Penn State University
Hershey, PA

Daniel E. Frigo, PhD
University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Nan Gao, PhD
Rutgers, The State University - Newark Campus
Newark, NJ

Bin He, PhD
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Houston, TX

Puneeth Iyengar, MD, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Dallas, TX

Mei Kong, PhD
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Hui Li, PhD
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Jason Locasale, PhD
Duke University
Durham, NC

Thales Papagiannakopoulos, PhD
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY

Jong-In Park, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Shannon Taggart, Stakeholder
Florence, OR

Lloyd C. Trotman, PhD
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor, NY

Xu Wu, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, MA

Xiaoyong Yang, PhD
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Qing Zhang, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas
Dallas, TX