2014 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Participant

Home Department: Biology
Supported by: anonymous donor
Mentor: Anthony Oro, Dermatology

Nicole is investigating how the various clinical mutations in Gli (a protein in the hedgehog signaling pathway) play a role in developing resistance to a basal cell carcinoma drug.

Poster presented at the Stanford Bio-X Interdisciplinary Initiatives Symposium on August 27, 2014:

Determining the Role of Clinical Mutations in Gli1 on Basal Cell Carcinoma Drug Resistance

Nicole Urman1, Scott Atwood1, Anthony Oro1
[Department of Dermatology1, Stanford University]