Dr. Ankita Jhuraney successfully defended her dissertation on March 2, 2015 and is pictured her with her committee: Committee member Eric Haura, external chair Dr. Raymond Birge from Rutgers, her Major Professor Alvaro Monteiro, Committee members John Koomen and Doug Cress. Dr. Jhuraney has accepted a position with BioReference Laboratories in Seattle. She will be working in their GenPath/Genedx division for inherited cancers as an applied scientist.
Dr. Jhuraney's Publication Record while in the Program:
Jhuraney A, Velkova A, Johnson RC, Kessing B, Carvalho RS, Whiley P, Spurdle AB, Vreeswijk MP, Caputo SM, Millot GA, Vega A, Coquelle N, Galli A, Eccles D, Blok MJ, Pal T, van der Luijt RB, Santamariña Pena M, Neuhausen SL, Donenberg T, Machackova E, Thomas S, Vallée M, Couch FJ, Tavtigian SV, Glover JN, Carvalho MA, Brody LC, Sharan SK, Monteiro AN; ENIGMA (Evidence-based Network for the Interpretation of Germline Mutant Alleles) Consortium. BRCA1 Circos: a visualisation resource for functional analysis of missense variants. J Med Genet. 2015 Apr;52(4):224-30. PMID:25643705
Woods NT, Jhuraney A, Monteiro AN. Incorporating computational resources in a cancer research program. Hum Genet. 2014 Oct 17. PMID:25324189