Wednesday, March 15, 2023

CanBio Bagel Talk

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Virtual Zoom meeting

Contact Kurt Nelson

Join the Zoom meeting. Passcode 557729

Minal Nenwani, Biomedical Engineering doctoral candidate.

Speaking on: Deciphering metabolic underpinnings of cell intrinsic radioresistance in pancreatic cancer.

Minal Nenwani

Minal Nenwani

Doctoral candidate
  • St. Xavier's College (Masters in Biotechnology), Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (Junior Research Fellow)

Minal is a third year doctoral candidate in the Nagrath Lab and studies the systemic metabolism within pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) tumor microenvironment. She utilizes tracer molecules and advanced mass spectrometry to uncover the metabolic pathways that can be targeted in combination with radiotherapy to develop better therapeutic strategies.