2014 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Participant

Home Department: Biology
Supported by: Dean of Research
Mentor: Dean Felsher, Medicine (Oncology and Pathology)

Rachel is characterizing changes in the tumor microenvironment associated with regression and relapse of MYC-driven tumors. Her research specifically focuses on the effect of the immune response on angiogenesis and senescence.

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

The Role of the Immune System in Tumor Regression upon MYC Inactivation

Rachel K. Do1, Stephanie C. Casey1, Dean W. Felsher1
[Department of Medicine (Division of Oncology)1, Stanford University]