Daniel Luedtke

Daniel Luedtke

Dissertation Mentor: Yubin Ge, PhD.

Research Focus:
The modulation of Bcl-2 proteins to enhance cancer treatment in the Acute Myeloid Leukemia model

Grants, Awards, Scholarships:
2017 - 2018 DeRoy Testamentary Fellowship
C.P. Lee Graduate Student Research Day 2016, Wayne State University, 2nd place poster presentation
Cancer Biology Director's Award, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2015
Cancer Biology Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2015


Daniel A Luedtke, Xiaojia Niu, Yihang Pan, Jianyun Zhao, Shuang Liu, Holly Edwards, Kang Chen, Hai Lin, Jeffrey W Taub & Yubin Ge. Inhibition of Mcl-1 enhances cell death induced by the Bcl-2-selective inhibitor ABT-199 in acute myeloid leukemia cells. Signal Transduction and Targeted Therapy - Nature: doi:10.1038/sigtrans.2017.12

Ma J, Li X, Su Y, Zhao J, Luedtke DA, Epshteyn V, Edwards H, Wang G, Wang Z, Chu R, Taub JW, Lin H, Wang Y, Ge Y. Mechanisms responsible for the synergistic antileukemic interactions between ATR inhibition and cytarabine in acute myeloid leukemia cells. Sci Rep. 2017;7:41950.

University of Minnesota, 2012 ; BS Chemistry

Cleveland, WI