2017 - Karen Klepsland Mauland
Born 1988, gained her M.D. at UiB in 2014 and then started as a PhD candidate in the Gynecologic Cancer Research Group. The main focus of her PhD project was on context dependent determinants of treatment targets and outcome in obese compared to nonobese endometrial cancer patients.
Karen had her doctoral defense June 9th 2017.
Title: "Context-related biomarkers in endometrial cancer – a study with focus on obesity and genomic alterations".
Supervisors: Dr. Henrica MJ Werner, Professor Helga B. Salvesen, Dr. Erling André Høivik and Professor Jone Trovik.
See press release.
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