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

Michael B. Major, PhD, Chair
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

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

Clinton Allred, PhD
Texas A&M University
College StationCollege StationTX

Eileen Boerger, Stakeholder
West Linn, OR

Craig Burd, PhD
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

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

Thomas Graeber, PhD
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Marcia Haigis, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Bin He, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Marina K. Holz, PhD
Yeshiva College
New York, NY

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

Mei Kong, PhD
The Regents of the University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Hui Li, PhD
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Jason Locasale, PhD
Duke University
Durham, NC

Ben Major, PhD
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Todd W. Miller, PhD
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH

Jong-In Park, PhD
University of Toledo College of Medicine
Toledo, OH

Cao Qi, PhD
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute Scientist
Houston, TX

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