Department of Radiation Oncology

Lab Team Announcements

NAR Cancer had a successful first year, with more than 100 submissions received since inception. As of January 2021, the journal will have five Associate Editors and a distinguished Editorial Board composed of more than 50 members from 13 countries.

Kishore Kumar Jella and Tahseen Nasti were co-first authors on a manuscript reporting that exosome-containing preparations from post irradiated mouse melanoma cells delay melanoma growth in vivo by a natural killer cell-dependent mechanism. The work appeared in International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics.

Zhentian Li and Kishore Kumar Jella were co-first authors on a paper presenting the first characterization of exosomes released following exposure of human cells to simulated galactic cosmic radiation. The work was published in Life Sciences in Space Research.

Dr. Dynan has been appointed as Editor-in-Chief of NAR Cancer, a sister journal to Nucleic Acids Research. The journal launched on October 8, 2019 and is now accepting submissions.