Kris Cameron Wood

Wood

Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
  • Core Faculty in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Member of the Duke Cancer Institute

Contact Information

  • Email Address: kris.wood@duke.edu
  • Websites:

Education

  • Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007
  • B.S. University of Kentucky, Lexington, 2002

Courses Taught

  • BIOLOGY 728A: University Program in Genetics and Genomics Biological Solutions Module I
  • CMB 710E: Cell & Molecular Biology Module V
  • CMB 778A: University Program in Genetics and Genomics Biological Solutions Module I
  • MGM 778A: University Program in Genetics and Genomics Biological Solutions Module I
  • MOLCAN 818: Molecular Mechanisms of Oncogenesis
  • PHARM 393: Research Independent Study
  • PHARM 394: Research Independent Study
  • PHARM 493: Research Independent Study
  • PHARM 494: Research Independent Study
  • PHARM 495: Research Independent Study
  • PHARM 818: Molecular Mechanisms of Oncogenesis
  • UPGEN 778A: University Program in Genetics and Genomics Biological Solutions Module I

In the News

Representative Publications

  • Garcia, N; Del Pozo, V; Yohe, ME; Goodwin, CM; Shackleford, TJ; Wang, L; Baxi, K; Chen, Y; Rogojina, AT; Zimmerman, SM; Peer, CJ; Figg, WD; Ignatius, MS; Wood, KC; Houghton, PJ; Vaseva, AV, Vertical Inhibition of the RAF-MEK-ERK Cascade Induces Myogenic Differentiation, Apoptosis and Tumor Regression in H/NRAS Q61X-mutant Rhabdomyosarcoma., Mol Cancer Ther (2021) [10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-21-0194] [abs].
  • Luttman, JH; Hoj, JP; Lin, KH; Lin, J; Gu, JJ; Rouse, C; Nichols, AG; MacIver, NJ; Wood, KC; Pendergast, AM, ABL allosteric inhibitors synergize with statins to enhance apoptosis of metastatic lung cancer cells., Cell Reports, vol 37 no. 4 (2021) [10.1016/j.celrep.2021.109880] [abs].
  • Joh, DY; Heggestad, JT; Zhang, S; Anderson, GR; Bhattacharyya, J; Wardell, SE; Wall, SA; Cheng, AB; Albarghouthi, F; Liu, J; Oshima, S; Hucknall, AM; Hyslop, T; Hall, AHS; Wood, KC; Shelley Hwang, E; Strickland, KC; Wei, Q; Chilkoti, A, Author Correction: Cellphone enabled point-of-care assessment of breast tumor cytology and molecular HER2 expression from fine-needle aspirates., Npj Breast Cancer, vol 7 no. 1 (2021) [10.1038/s41523-021-00335-4] [abs].
  • Yellen, BB; Zawistowski, JS; Czech, EA; Sanford, CI; SoRelle, ED; Luftig, MA; Forbes, ZG; Wood, KC; Hammerbacher, J, Massively parallel quantification of phenotypic heterogeneity in single-cell drug responses., Science Advances, vol 7 no. 38 (2021) [10.1126/sciadv.abf9840] [abs].
  • Joh, DY; Heggestad, JT; Zhang, S; Anderson, GR; Bhattacharyya, J; Wardell, SE; Wall, SA; Cheng, AB; Albarghouthi, F; Liu, J; Oshima, S; Hucknall, AM; Hyslop, T; Hall, AHS; Wood, KC; Shelley Hwang, E; Strickland, KC; Wei, Q; Chilkoti, A, Cellphone enabled point-of-care assessment of breast tumor cytology and molecular HER2 expression from fine-needle aspirates., Npj Breast Cancer, vol 7 no. 1 (2021) [10.1038/s41523-021-00290-0] [abs].