Robin G Leikin

  • 431 Citations
1983 …2023
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Research Interests

Dr. Leikin joined the administration of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1989 and has served as the Scientific Program Director of the Lurie Cancer Center for more than twelve years. She has 16 peer reviewed publications from her laboratory research years. Dr. Leikin has considerable expertise in integrating multi-investigator and training programs. She was instrumental in the Cancer Center obtaining a Breast Program Planning Grant (CA65764), a Prostate Program Planning Grant (CA69851), the SPORE in Breast Cancer (CA89018) and the SPORE in Prostate Cancer (CA90386). Dr. Leikin has also served continuously as Administrative Director for the NCI-funded Training Program in Signal Transduction and Cancer (T32 CA070085), the Clinical Oncology Research Training Program (T32 CA079447), the Training Program in Oncogenesis and Developmental Biology (T32 CA080621) and the SPORE in Prostate Cancer (P50 CA090386). Since 1999 Dr. Leikin has served as Director for the CURE supplement to the Lurie Cancer Center’s Core grant (P30 CA60553)that enables underserved minority undergraduate students to conduct biomedical research during the summer months. Over 100 students have participated in the CURE Program.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University

… → 1983

Research interests

  • Graduate Medical Education
  • Prostate Cancer

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Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Medicine & Life Sciences
Radioimmunotherapy Medicine & Life Sciences
Monoclonal Antibodies Medicine & Life Sciences
Radioimmunodetection Medicine & Life Sciences
Cell Line Medicine & Life Sciences
Antibody Formation Medicine & Life Sciences
Iodine Radioisotopes Medicine & Life Sciences
T-Lymphocytes Medicine & Life Sciences

Grants 2000 2023

Signal Transduction
Education
Neoplasms
Curriculum
Translational Medical Research
Prostatic Neoplasms
Neoplasms
Castration
Research Personnel
EphB4 Receptor
Developmental Biology
Carcinogenesis
Education
Students
Neoplasms

Research Output 1983 1992

  • 431 Citations
  • 15 Article

A mechanism of resistance to glucocorticoids in multiple myeloma: Transient expression of a truncated glucocorticoid receptor mRNA

Moalli, P. A., Pillay, S., Weiner, D., Leikin, R. G. & Rosen, S. T., Dec 1 1992, In : Blood. 79, 1, p. 213-222 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucocorticoid Receptors
Multiple Myeloma
Glucocorticoids
Messenger RNA
Dexamethasone
2 Citations (Scopus)

Immunotherapy in acute arsenic poisoning

Leikin, J. B., Leikin, R. G., Evans, M. A., Wiener, S. & Hryhorczuk, D. O., Jan 1 1991, In : Clinical Toxicology. 29, 1, p. 59-70 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic Poisoning
Arsenic
Immunotherapy
Arsanilic Acid
Immune Sera

Characterization of a novel myeloma cell line, MM.1

Goldman-Leikin, R. E., Salwen, H. R., Herst, C. V., Variakojis, D., Lu Bian, M., Le Beau, M. M., Selvanayagan, P., Marder, R., Anderson, R., Weitzman, S. & Rosen, S. T., Jan 1 1989, In : The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine. 113, 3, p. 325-334 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cells
Cell Line
CD38 Antigens
B-Lymphocytes
Light

Characterization of a novel myeloma cell line, MM.1

Goldman-Leikin, R. E., Salwen, H. R., Herst, C. V., Variakojis, D., Bian, M. L., Le Beau, M. M., Selvanayagan, P., Marder, R., Anderson, R., Weitzman, S. & Rosen, S. T., Jan 1 1989, In : Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine. 113, 3, p. 335-345 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cells
Cell Line
CD38 Antigens
B-Lymphocytes
Light
14 Citations (Scopus)

Progress in the treatment of cutaneous T cell lymphomas with radiolabeled monoclonal antibodies

Rosen, S. T., Zimmer, A. M., Leikin, R. G., Kazikiewicz, J. M., Dykewicz, M. S., Silverstein, E. A., Spies, S. M. & Kaplan, E. H., Jan 1 1989, In : International Journal of Radiation Applications and Instrumentation.. 16, 6, p. 667-668 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Monoclonal Antibodies