Der lab Postdoc, Angelina Vaseva, Receives Women in Cancer Research Scholar Award

Der lab Postdoc, Angelina Vaseva, Receives Women in Cancer Research Scholar Award click to enlarge Anglina Vaseva, PhD, recipient of an AACR 2017 Women in Cancer Research Scholar Award

Congratulations to Angelina Vaseva, PhD, postdoctoral fellow in Channing Der’s lab, for being recognized with an American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 2017 Women in Cancer Research Scholar Award!

Vaseva received the award at the AACR annual meeting April 1-5. 2017 in Washington, DC.

“My career goal is to become an independent investigator leading research focused on fundamental aspects of cancer biology with the aim to design novel cancer therapies. My current work is focused on understanding mutant KRAS signaling in the development and maintenance of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.”

Abstract 4458: Regulation of MYC protein stability by mutant KRAS in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.