Submitted Abstracts

Presenting Author

Abstract Title

Institution

Faculty

Qiao-Hong Chen

Zampanolide-inspired anti-prostate cancer agents

CSU Fresno

Jason Bush

Metabolomic analysis of HER2-positive breast cancer cells

CSU Fresno

Cory Brooks

Role of Mucin glycosylation in the binding of a therapeutic antibody

CSU Fresno

Jamil Momand

Mechanism of herceptin resistance in Her2+ breast cancer

CSU Los Angeles

Nathan Lanning

Mitochondrial AK4 expression coordinates dual AMPK and mTOR activation

CSU Los Angeles

Crystal Rogers

Cadherin-11 is required for the specification and cell survival of neural crest cells

CSU Northridge

Daniel Tamae

Metabolic targeting of cancer cells via the glyoxalase pathway

CSU Northridge

Eric Kelson

Anti-tumor activity of DNA-binding ruthenium terpyridine complexes

CSU Northridge

Mariano Loza-Coll

Heterochromatin Protein 1 (HP1) inhibits the tumorigenic overproliferation of stem cells induced by the ectopic activation of the Jak/STAT pathway in the Drosophila testis.

CSU Northridge

Thomas Minehan

Shape-selective DNA-binding small molecules for targeting the CYP19 genetic polymorphism (TTTA)n present in patients with increased risk of breast and prostate cancers

CSU Northridge

Paulchris Okpala

Social support provision for the cancer patients and their associated socioeconomic effects

CSU San Bernadino

Byron Purse

Fluorescent nucleoside analogues for nucleic acid biophysics

SDSU

Christal Sohl

The molecular mechanisms of cancer metabolism rerouting

SDSU

Jill Nery

Building the capacity for transdisciplinary cancer research at a Minority Serving Institution

SDSU

Elva Arrendondo

Strategies for building transdisciplinary cancer research capacity at minority serving institutions

SDSU

Jeffrey Gustafson

Atropisomerism as a strategy towards cancer therapeutics with fewer side effects

SDSU

Cindy Crawford

Characterization of Resistance Mechanisms to the Dual PI3K and BRD4 Inhibitor SF2523

SDSU

Kevin Corbett

An uphill battle: TRIP13 maintains genome integrity by mediating both activation and inactivation of the mitotic spindle assembly checkpoint

University of California, San Diego

Post-doc

Farhana Runa

Functional studies of RAI14 during microenvironment remodeling and progression in pancreatic cancer

CSU Northridge

Robert Gueth

Stromal-to-Epithelial PEAK1-Dependent Signaling Drives Tumor Growth and Therapy Resistance in Breast Cancer by Enriching for PI3K/NFkB-Expressing Stem-Like Cells

CSU Northridge

Graduate Students

Katherine Jensen

Effects of Sulforaphane on proliferation and invasion capacity of triple negative breast cancer cells exposed to tumor-associated macrophages

Chico State

Brandy White

Humanization of a MUC16 specific monoclonal antibody for the treatment of pancreatic cancer

CSU Fresno

Karamjot Vander

An evaluation of Palladin overexpression in pancreatic cancer cells

CSU Fresno

Arabo Avanes

The role of t-Darpp in breast cancer cell migration

CSU Los Angeles

Carlos Gonzalez

AK4 regulates cellular bioenergetics and redox buffering

CSU Los Angeles

Ranelle Buck

Expression of Wild Type and Chimeric E. coli Cytotoxic Necrotizing Factor 1 by Tumor-Targeted Salmonella

CSU Northridge

Benjamin Cordova

Inhibition of Glyoxalase 1 results in marked increase in intracellular glutathione and reduced cell viability in breast and prostate cancer cell lines

CSU Northridge

Fred Fregoso

The necessity of Saw1 in recruiting Rad1-Rad10 to single-strand annealing sites increases as a function of increasing DNA flap length in S. cerevisiae

CSU Northridge

Ranelle Buck

Expression of Wild Type and Chimeric E. coli Cytotoxic Necrotizing Factor 1 by Tumor-Targeted Salmonella

CSU Northridge

Katherine Reil

VAX014, a novel immunotherapy, inhibits orthotopic bladder cancer in preclinical murine models

SDSU

Undergraduate Students

Ernesto Castellanos

AK4 modulates AMPK and mTOR signaling

CSU Los Angeles

Ryan Meza

Effects of DOD 3D nioprinting on the formability of microspheres

CSU Northridge

Alejandro Macias

Examination of the Apoptotic role of E4BP4 in breast cancer cells

CSU Northridge

Analine Aguayo

Secretomes from Metastatic Breast Cancer Cells Enriched for a Prognostically Unfavorable LCN2 Axis Induce Differential Stromal Remodeling within the Lung and Brain

CSU Northridge

Ekene Akpati

Nimbus: Actively working towards alleviating global issues like cancer and climate change. (www.nimbus.earth)

CSU Northridge

Erick Mitchell-Velasquez

The Role of E4BP4 in apoptosis of human leukemia cells in culture

CSU Northridge

Kiana Requena

Gyrase-mediated Supercoiling Modulates the Expression of the Caulobacter crescentus sciP Promoter

CSU Northridge

Roland Lacap

Isolation of melanocytes from hair follicles on explant cultures

CSU Northridge

Yasmeen Nizam

Integrin Alpha 1 (ITGA1) function in mediating pancreatic cancer cell resistance to microenvironment stress

CSU Northridge

Yesenia Avitia

HPV Vaccine Prevalence in Pediatric Oncology Survivors

SDSU

Andrew Macias

Onco-GPS map depicting the cellular states of Neuroblastoma cell line response to 13-cis-retinoic acid

SDSU

Irazema Islas

A Solvatochromic Nucleoside to Report on Point Mutations and DNA Conformation

SDSU

Kelly Dinh

Characterizing Mutations in Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS)

SDSU

Kevin Zarghan

The conserved structure of the DUF 2419 family

SDSU