Cancer Center News

For the first year of the MGH Research Scholars Awards program, three of the five Scholars are members of MGH-HMS Pathology and the MGH Cancer Center.

Joung, McClatchey and Zou Receive 2011 MGH Research Scholars Awards

Three Pathology Faculty Receive 2011 MGH Research Scholars Awards


MGH Research Scholar Awards

We are proud to announce that three of the five 2011 MGH Research Scholar awardees are faculty members of the MGH Pathology Service and Center for Cancer Research. These MGH researchers were selected from 115 outstanding applications submitted by investigators across the entire MGH research community. Congratulations to:

  • J.  Keith Joung, MD, PhD, Department of Pathology & Center for Cancer Research, for generation of designed zinc fingers capable of cleaving specific DNA sequences; 
  • Andrea McClatchey, PhD, Center for Cancer Research & Department of Pathology, for fundamental insight into the junction of neurofibromatosis 2 protein; 
  • Lee Zou, PhD,  Center for Cancer Research & Department of Pathology, for insightful research into pathways that mediate the cellular response to DNA damage.


U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals 2015-2016

U.S. News & World Report ranks Mass General the #1 hospital in America based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 different specialties. Learn more about why we're #1

Search the Mass General news archive

Search the archive for previously published news articles, press releases and publications.

View all departments

Departments and Centers at Mass General have a reputation for excellence in patient care. View a list of all departments.