Centre for Cancer Biomarkers CCBIO

2017 - Gry Sandvik Haaland

Gry Sandvik Haaland did her PhD in the Lorens group. Her research focused on characterizing the recep-tor tyrosine kinase Axl, and its role in metastatic development, aiming to increase the knowledge about the receptor, its downstream effects on tumor cells, and to use this information in cancer treatment.

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Gry had her doctoral defense November 17th.
Title: “Investigations of the cancer therapeutic and protective effects of warfarin-mediated inhibition of the receptor tyrosine kinase AXL”.
Supervisors: Professor James Lorens and MD PhD Oddbjørn Straume.  
See press release.

Read more about the Lorens group.