Biochemistry & Cancer Biology

Current Students


Shweta Aras, B.S., M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  The Role of SWI/SNF Chromatin Remodeling Enzymes in the Repair of UV Radiation Induced DNA Damage
Advisor:  Ivana de la Serna, Ph.D.
Home: India
Undergraduate/Graduate University: Jai Hind College, University of Mumbai, India (BS), Mithibai College, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India (MS)
E-mail: shweta.aras@rockets.utoledo.edu
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Tupa Basu Roy, BSc., M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project: 
Chromatin Remodeling in Melanocytes and Melanoma
Advisor: 
Ivana de la Serna, Ph.D.
Home:  
India
Undergraduate/Graduate University:
University of Calcutta, India(BSc), Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH (MS)
E-mail:
tupa.basuroy@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Franz Patrick Corrales, B.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project: 
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Advisor: 
William Maltese, Ph.D.
Home: 
Union City, CA
Undergraduate/Graduate University: 
University of California, Irvine
E-Mail: 
FranzPatrick.Corrales@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Ila Datar, B.S., M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  Evaluating Oncogene-Mediated Control Mechanisms of Melanoma Formation and Metastasis in Genetically Modified Mice
Advisor:  Kam C. Yeung, Ph.D. and Ivana de la Serna, Ph.D.
Home:  Pune, Maharashtra, India
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  Ferguson College, University of Pune, Maharashtra, India
E-mail:  ila.datar@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Shengnan Du, B.S., M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project title: tba
Advisor:  Steve Patrick, Ph.D.
Hometown:  Zibo, Shandong, China
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  B.S., Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Jinan, Shandong, China; M.S., China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, JianSu, China
E-mail:  Shengnan.Du@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Kaitlyn Dvorak, B.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  tba
Advisor:  Kathryn Eisenmann, Ph.D.
Home:  Hartford, Ohio
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  Ohio Northern University, Ada Ohio
E-mail:  Kaitlyn.Dvorak@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Kari Lavik, B.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  A Role for Formins in the Three Stages of Invadopodia Formation
Advisor:  Kathryn Eisenmann, Ph.D.
Home:  Mentor, Ohio
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
E-mail:  kari.lavik@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Zehui Li, M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  tba
Advisor:  William Maltese, Ph.D.
Home:  Linyi, Shandong, China
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China
E-Mail:  zehui.li@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Nneka Mbah, B.S.

PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  Relationship Between Energy Metabolism and Cell Death in Glioblastoma Cells Undergoing Methuosis
Advisor:  William A. Maltese, Ph.D.
Home:  Lagos, Nigeria
Undergraduate/Graduate University: Covenant University, Ogun, Nigeria
E-mail:  nneka.mbah@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Gaurav Mehta, B.S., M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  SWI/SNF Chromatin Remodeling Enzymes in Transcriptional Regulation of Pathological Cardiac Hypertrophy
Advisor:  Ivana de la Serna, Ph.D.
Home:  Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  Birla College of Arts, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India (BS), KJ Somaiya College, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India (MS)
E-mail:  gaurav.mehta2@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Archit Trivedi, B.S., M.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project title:  Deregulation of Chromatin Remodeling in Melonoma
Advisor:  Ivana de la Serna, Ph.D.
Hometown:  Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat, India (BS), Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, Gujarat, India (MS)
E-mail:  archit.trivedi@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Last Updated: 6/26/15