Cancer Biology Track

Current Cancer Biology Students

 

Kathryn Becker, B.S.
MD/PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  TBA
Advisor:  Kathryn Eisenmann, Ph.D.
Home:  Aurora, Ohio
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, OH
E-mail:  kathryn.becker@rockets.utoledo.edu
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Sayani Bhattacharjee, B.Tech
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  Alteration of the miR-let-7c:Lin28 Ratio as a Predictor of Therapy Resistance in Prostate Cancer
Advisor:  Nagalakshmi Nadaminty, Ph.D.
Home:  
Kolkata, India
Undergraduate/Graduate University: B.Tech, Biotechnology, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkta, India
E-mail:  sayani.bhattacharjee@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Justin Creeden, B.S.
MD/PhD Candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project: TBA
Advisors: F. Charles Brunicardi, M.D. and Shi-He Liu, Ph.D.
Home: Boston, MA
Undergraduate/Graduate University: BS, Cultural Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
E-mail: justin.creeden@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Veani Roshale Fernando

PhD Candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  tba
Advisor:  Saori Furuta, Ph.D.
Hometown: Columbo, Sri Lanka
Undergraduate/Graduate University: University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (BSc, Bioinformatics)
E-mail: veaniroshale.fernando@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Cory M. Howard, B.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program 
Project:  Understanding the Role of Chemokine Receptors in Breast Cancer Progression and Metastasis
Advisor:  
Dayanidhi Raman, Ph.D.
Home: 
Miamisburg, Ohio
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
E-Mail:  cory.howard@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Jackson (Caoqinglong) Huang, B.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program 
Project:  
tba
Advisor:  Jian-Ting Zhang, Ph.D.
Home:  
Kunming, Yunnan Province, China
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  
University of Dayton (B.S. Biological Science)
E-Mail:  
Caoqinglong.huang@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Joshua Letson, B.S.
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project: 
Role of nitric oxide of secreted proteins in the homeostasis and malignancy of the breast tissue
Advisor:  Saori Furuta, Ph.D.
Home: 
Adrian, MI
Undergraduate/Graduate University: 
B.S. in Biology, Pensacola Christian College, Pensacola, FL
E-mail: 
joshua.letson@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Yetunde Makinwa, MBChB, MS (Biomedical Sciences)
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:
tba
Advisor:
Yue Zou, Ph.D.
Undergraduate/Graduate University: B
S of Medicine and BS of Surgery, Obafemi Awolowu University, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigera; MS, East Tennesee State University, Johnson City, TN
E-Mail: 
yetunde.makinwa@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Sangita Sridharan, B.Tech (Biotechnology)
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program  
Project:  Novel Targeting Strategies Against Breast Cancer
Advisor:  Dayanidhi Raman, Ph.D.
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  B.Tech., Biotechnology, D.Y. Patil University, School of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India E-Mail:  sangita.sridharan@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Augustus Tilley
PhD Candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  tba
Advisor:  Dayanidhi Raman, Ph.D.
Home:  Kearny, New Jersey
Undergraduate/Graduate University: BS, Physics, BS, Chemistry, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL
E-mail:  augustus.tilley@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Yashna Walia, BSc
PhD candidate, Cancer Biology Biomedical Sciences Program
Project:  The role of nitic oxide in ECM Stiffness of Mammary Glands and Breast Cancer Initiation
Advisor:  Saori Furuta, Ph.D.
Home:  New Dehli, India
Undergraduate/Graduate University:  BSc (Hon) in Genetics, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
E-mail:  yasha.walia@rockets.utoledo.edu

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Last Updated: 8/28/19