Welcome to the Nelson Lab

We investigate how hormones and metabolic factors impact tumor progression. Our goal is to use this information to develop novel therapeutics for the treatment of cancer.

Interested in postdoctoral work? EmailĀ enels@illinois.edu with a cover letter and your CV.

Link to Molecular and Integrative Physiology Profile

Link to Division of Nutritional Sciences Profile

Link to Lab Video


Twitter: @NelsonLabUofI


Erik Nelson at ENDO2018Sisi He at AACR 2018Liqian Ma at AACR 2018Hamed Shahoei (left) at GRNRC 2018Amy Baek at AACR 2018 Hannah McDowell at URS 2018 Joy Chen at URS 2018 Anna Vardanyan at URS 2018