Chakraborty awarded 2020 V Scholar Grant

Portrait of Abhishek Chakraborty

The Case Comprehensive Cancer Center extends congratulations to Cleveland Clinic's Abhishek Chakraborty, PhD as he was awarded a 2020 V Scholar Grant from the V Foundation for Cancer Research for his proposal, "Chromatin Dysfunction Identifies Metabolic Regulators as Potential Therapeutic Targets in Renal Cancer."

Dr. Chakraborty, an assistant professor of molecular medicine, is a member of the GU Malignancies Program at the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center. His lab studies chromatin biology in the context of dysregulated activity of oxygen-dependent enzymes, the physiological implications of which are relevant in kidney cancer.