Centre for Cancer Biomarkers CCBIO

2017 - Sura Aziz

Born 1978 in Iraq, is an M.D. from Al Nahrain University of Medicine in Iraq. She did her PhD in the Akslen group. Her research project aimed to identify new biomarkers in aggressive breast cancer with special focus on proliferation in metastases and the influence of the tumor microenvironment on the metastatic site.

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Sura had her doctoral defense June 27th.
Title: "Biological and clinico-pathologic markers in breast cancer. With focus on histologic features, markers of proliferation and angiogenesis".
Supervisors: Professor Lars A. Akslen and Associate Professor Elisabeth Wik.
See press release.

Read more about the Akslen group