Short Term Research Experiences in Cancer Photos

Year 2010
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Nicholas Alexander and Rohan Walvekar, MD (mentor)
Project Title:  Amifostin as Cytoprotective Agent in Radiotherapy: Comparing Sialoendoscopic vs. Intravenous Administration

Adam Riker, MD (mentor) and Clark Alsfeld
Project Title:  A Phase II Study of an Immunotherapeutic Regimen for Patients with Stage III and Metastatic Melanoma

Moises Arriaga, Michael Lake, and Tadahide Izumi, PhD (mentor for both students)
Moises' Project Title:  Purification and Characterization of Ubiquitinated PCNA (Proliferating Cell Ubiquity Antigen)
Michael's Project Title:  DNA Damage and Stress Response of Pulmonary Epithelial Cells

Diego Avilés and Michael Hagensee, MD, PhD (Mentor)
Project Title: The Interaction Between EBV and PHV in the Development of Cervical Dysplasia

Alicia Roberts, Catherine Anthony, PhD (mentor for both students), and Peter Casey
Peter's Project Title:  The Role of Voltage-Dependant Calcium Channels in Human Angiogenesis
Alicia's Project Title:  Will Hyperbaric Oxygen Increase Neovessel Growth?

Kristin Clay and Lolie Yu, MD (Mentor)
Project Title:  Daily Bathing with Hibiclens and its Effects on Nosocomial Infection Rates in Pediatric Oncology Patients

Brittany Gorden and Jovanny Zabaleta, PhD (Mentor)
Project Title:  Mechanisms of CD44 induction by Helicobacter Pylori

Chardai Grays (Mentor - Hamid Boulares, Not Pictured)
Project Title:  Role Estrogen Receptor in Expression of PDZK1 in Breast Cancer

Krzysztof Reiss, PhD (Mentor) and David Impastato
Project Title:  Molecular Mechanisms Controlling Glioblastoma Tumor Growth in vitro
(Subproject:  Authophagy in Glioblastoma)

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