Minisymposium: Pathobiology of Cancer

Minisymposium: Pathobiology of Cancer

Tuesday, April 27, 2021 • 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM (EST)


Douglas Stairs, PhDChair
Douglas Stairs, PhD
Penn State College of Medicine

Qing Zhang, PhDCo-Chair
Qing Zhang, PhD
UT Southwestern Medical School

Chair: Douglas Stairs, PhD • Penn State College of Medicine
Co-Chair: Qing Zhang, PhD • UT Southwestern Medical School


Session Description: Abstract-Driven Short Talks (15-minutes each)

  • Chair - Welcome and Introductions


Presentation Time

Presenting Author

Abstract Title

Abstract Number

2:00 - 2:15

Amanda Caruso

The Crosstalk between Tumor Stroma Components and ESR1 Mutant Breast Cancer Cells Remodels Tumor Microenvironment and Enhances Tumor Growth and Progression

Abstract R3453

2:15 - 2:30

Giusi La Camera

Adipocyte-derived Exosomes: Novel Insight in the Link between Obesity and Breast Cancer

Abstract R3529

2:30 - 2:45 Samia Messeha Gene Expression Alterations Associated with Sanguinarine-Induced Antiproliferative effects and Apoptosis in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cells Abstract R463

2:45 - 3:00

Brittany Wilson

Analysis of microRNAs in Urinary Exosomes of Tumor-bearing Mice as a Non-invasive Tool for Lymphoma Diagnosis

Abstract R3201

3:00 - 3:15

Jian Chen

Loss of RNA Binding Protein, ZFP36L1, promotes EMT in hepatocellular cancer cells by regulating EMT-inducing transcription factor ZEB2

Abstract R4347

3:15 - 3:30

Na Jiao

Fusobacterium nucleatum, a reproducible microbial marker for CRC prescreening

Abstract R3241

3:30 - 3:45

Mark Gorrell

Associations between DPP9 expression, survival and gene expression signature in human hepatocellular carcinoma: Comprehensive in silico analyses

Abstract R4490

3:45 - 4:00

Anngela Adams

Variable GILT protein expression in melanoma cells of metastatic tumor specimens

Abstract R315

4:00 - 4:15

Carolina Mejia Peña

Development of a Novel 3D Model to Investigate the Role of Heterogeneity in Ovarian Cancer Chemoresistance

Abstract R2599

4:15 - 4:30

Alexander Sougiannis

Emodin Administration Depolarizes Tumor Associated M2-Type Macrophages in the Colorectal Cancer Tumor Microenvironment

Abstract R3894