Congratulations to Beth Weaver!

Congratulations to Dr. Beth Weaver for publishing a study in Science Translational Medicine, and getting a shoutout from SMPH! Shoutout & Link to the article below:

Research update: A team led by Beth Weaver, PhD, associate professor of cell and regenerative biology, has published a study in Science Translational Medicine that elucidates how a commonly-used cancer drug called paclitaxel works in some patients with breast cancer. Though often used as a cancer treatment, paclitaxel is not effective for all patients. Prior to this study the mechanism by which it works had been unclear. The research team identified a potential way to determine which patients will benefit from this treatment, and which patients will not. Read the article”