May 2023 – Sarah Alshehri has successfully completed her Ph.D. defense. Anjali wins 2nd place in the CCB Research Day Poster Competition 2023.
April 2023 – The Lab Receives the Kaleidoscope of Hope Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation Grant to Study Tumor Suppression by Taurine.
March 2023 – Marcin gives a talk at Sanford Research Institute on Taurine and Ovarian Cancer.
March 2023 – Emily is accepted to a Ph.D. program at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey.
February 2023 – Our BioRxiv preprint on taurine and ovarian cancer growth suppression is out.
November 2022 – Marcin gives a talk at the Ovarian Cancer Midwest Conference on Taurine and Ovarian Cancer.
October 2022 – Sarah passes her preliminary examination.
September 2022 – The lab reports in Advanced Biology that the viscoelasticity of the Extracellular Matrix differentially regulates Ovarian Cancer growth.
July 2022 – Douglas leaves for a Ph.D. program in Tumor Biology at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.
May 2022 – Va’Shayna Williams wins 1st place research award for the best poster presentation during Stevens Innovation Expo, CCB Department Research Day 2022.
April 2022 – Va’Shayna Williams presents her senior research project at CCB Research Day.
March 2022 – Douglas is accepted to a Ph.D. program in Tumor Biology at Georgetown University School of Medicine.
May 2021 – Douglas finishes his Bachelor’s in Chemical Biology and matriculates to a Master’s program in Chemical Biology at Stevens through the Accelerated Master’s Program.
May 2021 – Marcin is appointed as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jersey City Medical Center.
May 2021 – Marcin gives a talk at Jersey City Medical Center at the annual OB/GYN retreat.
March 2021 – Estefan is accepted to the graduate program in genetics at Johns Hopkins University.
February 2021 – Sadaf passes her qualifying exam.
January 2021 – Tonja passes her qualifying exam.
December 2020 – THE LAB IS AWARDED NCI RESEARCH GRANT TO TRACK DYNAMICS OF CHEMOTHERAPY TREATED OVARIAN CANCER.
November 2020 – Va’Shayna Williams joined the Lab
August 2020 – Daniel is awarded Robert Crooks Stanley Fellowship.
March 2020 – Sarah passes her qualifying exam. Fernanda wins the silver award for her project on ovarian cancer
February 2020 – Marcin gives a talk at Fox Chase Cancer Center.
December 2019 – The lab publishes its first review on ovarian cancer dissemination.
November 2019 – Marcin gives a talk at Brown University. Doug wins 1st place in Summer Scholar I&E Competition.
October 2019 – Tonja joins the lab. Estefan and Doug get awarded the CHI scholarship.
October 2019 – Marcin gives a talk at BMES 2019 in Philadelphia.
September 2019 – Fernanda Presents her Project at Seton Hall University and wins the first Prize.
August 2019 – Marcin gives a talk in Prague, the Czech Republic at the National Institute for Molecular Genetics.
August 2019 – Marcin gives a talk at the Medical University of Poznan, Poland.
July 2019 – The lab is awarded the Olipass Inc. research grant.
May 2019 – Fernanda Valesco joins the group.
April 2019 – The lab is awarded the Kaleidoscope of Hope Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation grant.
April 2019 – Marcin gives a talk at Regional Bioengineering Meeting: at Rutgers University.
March 2019 – The lab starts regular lab meetings and journal clubs.
January 2019 – Sadaf Farsinejad joins the lab.
December 2018 – Daniel Centeno joins the lab.
November 2018 – November 2018 Marcin gives a talk at the University of Pennsylvania in the bioengineering department.
November 2018 – Marcin gives a talk at the University of Arizona.
October 2018 – Mira is awarded the CHI scholarship.
September 2018 – Marcin attends the FASEB meeting in Prague and gives a talk on ovarian cancer organoids. Sarah Alshehri joins the group.
August 2018 – Egon, Zeiss LSCM 880 is installed.
May 2018 – Maurice, our live-imaging microscopy system for 3D cultures is installed.
April 2018 – Marcin gives his first talk as a PI at the University of Pennsylvania at Ovarian Cancer Research Center.
March 2018 – Douglas joins the lab.
February 2018 – Estefan joins the lab.
January 2018 – Iwanicki Lab is Established.