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Chuu-Yun Wong, a graduate student in the Department of Pharmacology, received both a travel award and first place in the poster competition at the 7th Annual National Symposium on Prostate Cancer at Clark Atlanta University.  The graduate poster competition was held at the Thomas W. Cole, Jr., Research Center for Science and Technology in Atlanta, GA, May 22-23, 2011.  Chuu-Yun, (Anny) works in Dr. Yaping Tu's laboratory in the Department of Pharmacology.  Her presentation was entitled “Protein kinase C regulates phosphatidylinositol-3,4,5-triphosphate-dependent Rac exchange factor 1 (P-Rex1) gene expression through a histone deacetylase interaction with Sp1 in prostate cancer.”