Head and Neck Cancer,
Cancer Stem Cells, Invasion and Metastasis
of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus
1 year of
applies a multidisciplinary approach to analyze the molecular basis of Head and
Neck cancer invasion, recurrence, and metastasis, combining modern molecular
biology and genomics tools with animal models and advanced in vivo imaging
Current research projects are:
- Role of
PI3K/PTEN/AKT Pathway in Head and Neck Cancer Invasion and Metastasis.
identification and characterization of metastatic cancer stem cells and their
- Development of
biomarkers for Head and Neck cancer patients.