Yu Shyr

Yu Shyr, PhD

BMSF-AACR course director; Chair of Department of Biostatistics and Harold L. Moses Chair in Cancer Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center; Director, Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences; Director, Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design; Professor of biostatistics, biomedical informatics, and health policy

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Guest Editorial
Racial and ethnic inequities are pervasive in clinical research—from the systemic factors that deter underrepresented populations from pursuing careers in science and medicine, to the discrimination, lack of support, and other hardships faced by those who do enter the biomedical profession.
ClinicalTrials & Tribulations
In health, the immune system plays a key role in protecting us not only from infectious disease, but also from the development of cancer; immune cells recognize and destroy harmful agents, whether pathogens or malignant cells.