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Andressa  Sodre de Castro Laino

Andressa Sodre de Castro Laino

Andressa Sodre de Castro Laino

  

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Dr. Andressa Sodre de Castro Laino successfully defended her dissertation on December 4, 2015. She is pictured with her committee; from left to right - committee member Shari Pilon-Thomas, co-Major Professor Sheng Wei, Major Professor Eduardo Sotomayor, Andressa, Defense Chair Lisa Butterfield from the University of Pittsburgh and committee member P.K. Burnette. Dr. Laino accepted a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Dr. Jeffrey Weber, Deputy Director of the Perlmutter Cancer Center, NYU Langone Medical Center.

Dr. Laino's publication record while in the Program:

Woods DM*,Sodré AL*,Villagra A,Sarnaik A,Sotomayor EM,Weber J. HDAC Inhibition Upregulates PD-­-1 Ligands in Melanoma and Augments Immunotherapy with PD-1 Blockade. Cancer Immunol Res. 2015 Aug 21. pii: canimm.0077.2015.PMID: 26297712 *Co-first authors

Sahakian E, Powers JJ, Chen J, Deng SL, Cheng F, Distler A, Woods DM, Rock-Klotz J, Sodre AL, Youn JI, Woan KV, Villagra A, Gabrilovich D, Sotomayor EM, Pinilla-Ibarz J. Histone deacetylase 11: A novel epigenetic regulator of myeloid derived suppressor cell expansion and function. Mol Immunol. 2015 Feb;63(2):579-85. doi: 10.1016/j.molimm.2014.08.002. PMID:25155994 PMCID:PMC4252813