Yorleny  M  Vicioso

Entering Class: 2014
PhD Program: Pathology
Advisor: Reshmi Parameswaran, MS, PhD
Laboratory: WRB-2010C

Undergraduate Institution: State University of New York at Stony Brook
Hometown: Freeport, NY.

Research Interests: I am interested in understanding tumor immune evasion. Particularly, how do different cancers render NK cells dysfunctional and how we can harness NK cells for adoptive transfer immunotherapy.

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Featured Publication: Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Jun 24. pii: clincanres.0326.2016. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27342399

Additional Publications: Giles AJ, Reid CM, Evans JD, Murgai M, Vicioso Y, Highfill SL, Kasai M, Vahdat L, Mackall CL, Lyden D, Wexler L, Kaplan RN. Activation of Hematopoietic Stem/Progenitor Cells Promotes Immunosuppression Within the Pre-metastatic Niche. Cancer Res. 2016 Mar 15;76(6):1335-47. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-15-0204. PubMed PMID: 26719537; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4794356.

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