Session 1M

Therapeutic Vulnerabilities of Cancer

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM | Moderated by Rodney Ho
Add to my favorites Investigating the Role of the Extrinsic Neural Environment on the Tumorigenic Properties of Glioblastoma Stem Cells
Presenter
  • Karan Rai, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Jan-Marino (Nino) Ramirez, Neurological Surgery
  • Julia Pollak, Seattle Children's Research Institute, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Robert Rostomily, Neurological Surgery

Add to my favorites Targeting Mutation Load in Colorectal Cancer by Therapeutic Mutagenesis
Presenter
  • Christine Ma, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Lawrence Loeb, Pathology
  • Edward Fox, Pathology

Add to my favorites Targeting Protein Synthesis Control in Cancer  
Presenter
  • Jessie Horn, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Andrew Hsieh, Pathology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Li-Jie Wang, Human Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Add to my favorites Anti-HER2/neu Peptide-Conjugated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery of Paclitaxel to Breast Cancer Cells
Presenter
  • Guanyou Lin, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Qingxin Mu, Materials Science & Engineering

Add to my favorites Engineering M2 Macrophage-Targeting Peptide (M2pep) for Improved Serum Stability
Presenter
  • Julio Pineda, Senior, Mathematics, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering

Add to my favorites Multifunctional Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery of Paclitaxel and Gemcitabine for Glioblastoma Therapy
Presenter
  • Victoria Patton, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr
Mentor
  • Qingxin Mu, Materials Science & Engineering

Add to my favorites Optimizing Peptides for Targeting Tumor-Associated Macrophages
Presenter
  • Jonathan Yu, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering
  • Gary W. Liu, Bioengineering

Add to my favorites Detecting Gene-Gene Interactions that Underlie Cancer using the R Package algstat
Presenter
  • Melissa Stadt, Senior, Mathematics Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Luis David Garcia-Puente, Mathematics, Sam Houston State University