Dr. Meghan Borysova successfully defended her dissertation on April 3, 2009. Shown from left to right: Committee members Dr. Gary Reuther, Dr. Huntington Potter, Meghan, Major Professor Dr. Thomas Guadagno, Committee member Dr. Alvaro Monteiro and Dissertation Chair Dr. Andrew Aplin from the Kimmel Cancer Center. Dr. Borysova has recently accepted a position with Amgen as the MSL for the Florida region.
Dr. Borysova's publication record while in the Program:
Borysova M, Cui Y, Snyder M, Guadagno T. Knockdown of B-Raf Impairs Spindle Formation and the Mitotic Checkpoint in Human Somatic Cells. Cell Cycle; Sept. 15th, 2008 issue (Vol.7, Issue 18). (One of Meghan's figures was used as the cover for this issue of Cell Cycle).
Cui Y, Borysova MK, Johnson JO, Guadagno TM.Oncogenic B-Raf(V600E) induces spindle abnormalities, supernumerary centrosomes, and aneuploidy in human melanocytic cells. Cancer Res. 2010 Jan 15;70(2):675-84.
Dr. Borysova's publication record since graduation:
Borysova ME, Mitchell O, Sultan DH, Williams AR. Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities in Incarcerated Populations. J Health Dispar Res Pract. 2012;5(2):92-100. PMID: 23338674
Chornokur G, Dalton K, Borysova ME, Kumar NB. Disparities at presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and survival in African American men, affected by prostate cancer. Prostate. 2011 Jun 15;71(9):985-97.
Chornokur G, Dalton K, Borysova ME, Kumar NB. Disparities at presentation, diagnosis, treatment, and survival in African American men, affected by prostate cancer. Prostate. 2010 Dec 28.