Congratulations to Ajay Vishwakarma, on his book publication:
 Vishwakarma, Ajaykumar and Karp, Jeffrey, eds. Biology and Engineering of Stem Cell Niches. Elsevier Academic Press, 2017.



 Nick Borcherding serves on the President Charter Research Council and the Strategic Implementation Team for Research and Economic Development and is  Chair of the Recreational Services Committee.

Congratulations to Nick Borcherding for passing his Comprehensive Exam. Nick also won the L.B. Sims Outstanding Master's Thesis Award and a 2016 MAGS award for his thesis "Non-Canonical WNT Signaling in Breast Cancer Initiation and Progression."

Congratulations to Nick Borcherding for winning a $500 Travel Award for his poster "Targeting mismatch DNA repair in aggressive basal-like breast cancer," presented at Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center's Scientific Research Retreat June 22, 2017.

Recent Cancer Biology Student Publications

Obesity-associated NLRC4 inflammasome activation drives breast cancer progression. Kolb R, Phan L, Borcherding N, Liu Y, Yuan F, Janowski AM, Xie Q, Markan KR, Li W, Potthoff MJ, Fuentes-Mattei E, Ellies LG, Knudson CM, Lee MH, Yeung SJ, Cassel SL, Sutterwala FS, Zhang W. Nat Commun. 2016 Oct 6;7:13007. PMID: 27708283 PMC5059727