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Sushil Dhakal

PhD Candidate, PhD Researcher (Cancer Biology)
  • E-mailsushil.dhakal@uib.no
  • Phone+47 463 74 978
  • Visitor Address
    Jonas Lies vei 91
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen

Our lab focuses on the role of the receptor tyrosine kinase Axl in cancer development and drug resistance. In particular, I am interested in understanding the role of Axl in supressing the type 1 interferon actions in the tumours.

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2020). AXL is a driver of stemness in normal mammary gland and breast cancer. iScience. 1-40.
Masters thesis
  • Show author(s) (2021). Pharmacological inhibition of Axl kinase and genetic ablation of its ligand Gas6 improves type 1 IFN response in murine mammary carcinoma and melanoma cell lines.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) (2020). Autophagy mediated danger signaling regulates tumor immunosurveillance and may potentiate the effects of anti-cancer immunotherapy through increased adjuvanticity. 22 pages.

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