Organization profile

Organization profile

The Hormel Institute’s vision is specific: Improve the health of the world  The Hormel Institute remains focused on the vision it has had since its beginning in 1942…to help humanity by improving health through scientific research. In sixty-five years of medical research, The Hormel Institute has made significant discoveries that have advanced the health potential for people globally. The Hormel Institute is a world-recognized leader in the scientific field showing that dietary factors prevent and control cancer development. The institute is accelerating cancer research discoveries to achieve its mission: Improve your health and well-being.

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Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Transcription Factor AP-1 Medicine & Life Sciences
Phosphorylation Medicine & Life Sciences
Carcinogenesis Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Growth Medicine & Life Sciences
Phosphotransferases Medicine & Life Sciences
Apoptosis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Amer Alam

Person: Faculty

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Sk. Kayum Alam

Person: Professional-in-Training

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Georgiy Aslanidi

Person: Faculty


Projects 1992 2023

Research Output 1977 2019

(S)-10-hydroxycamptothecin inhibits esophageal squamous cell carcinoma growth in vitro and in vivo via decreasing topoisomerase i enzyme activity

Song, M., Yin, S., Zhao, R., Liu, K., Kundu, J. K., Shim, J. H., Lee, M. H. & Dong, Z., Dec 2019, In : Cancers. 11, 12, 1964.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Type I DNA Topoisomerase
Cell Cycle

3,3’-Diindolylmethane inhibits patient-derived xenograft colon tumor growth by targeting COX1/2 and ERK1/2

Tian, X., Liu, K. D., Zu, X., Ma, F., Li, Z., Lee, M. H., Chen, H., Li, Y., Zhao, Y., Liu, F., Oi, N., Bode, A. M., Dong, Z. & Kim, D. J., Apr 28 2019, In : Cancer Letters. 448, p. 20-30 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Colonic Neoplasms
14 Citations (Scopus)

AKt as a therapeutic target for cancer

Song, M., Bode, A. M., Dong, Z. & Lee, M. H., Jan 1 2019, In : Cancer Research. 79, 6, p. 1019-1031 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Phosphatidylinositol 3-Kinases
Glycogen Synthase Kinases