Rejniak Lab News

* 2018 February 23rd, poster "Quantitative Assessment of the Intracellular Uptake of Chlorotoxin in a U87 Human Glioma Mouse Model for the Targeted Drug Delivery System" in collaboration with M. Wiranowska and N. Alcantar from USF will be presesnted by Mr. Alan Roberts at the 2018 USF Health Research Day, Tampa, FL.

* 2018 February 16th, Mr. Rupin Singh was awarded the second prize for our poster "Optimization of Nano-Drug Delivery to Ovarian Carcinoma and Glioma Cells" presented at the NanoBio Collaborative International Conference,Tampa, FL.

* 2018 February 13th, our new paper "Targeting Ligand Specificity Linked to Tumor Tissue Topological Heterogeneity via Single-Cell Micro-Pharmacological Modeling" with Aleksandra Karolak and David Morse lab has been accepted by the Nature Scientific Reports.

* 2018 February 8th, Ms. Jessica Kingsley from University of South Florida have joined our lab as an undergraduate student intern.

* 2018 February 8th, our new paper "Micropharmacology: An In Silico Approach for Assessing Drug Efficacy Within a Tumor Tissue" with Aleksandra Karolak has been published by the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology.

* 2018 February 7-8th, our poster "Computational screening and quantitative modeling of the library of breast tumor spheroids under various microenvironments and treatments" was presented by Aleksandra Karolak at the "The Cancer Genomics and Mathematical Data Analysis Symposium" at Columbia University in New York.

* 2018 January 31st, a scientific Hat-Trick! Three publications in one month: (1) review in the Royal Society Interface; (2) chapter in the Tumor Organoids book; (3) paper in the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology.

* 2018 January 30th, our new paper "Micro-Pharmacology: An In Silico Approach for Assessing Drug Efficacy Within a Tumor Tissue" with Aleksandra Karolak has been accepted by the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology.

* 2018 January 24th, our new review paper "Toward Personalized Computational Oncology: from Spatial Models of Tumor Spheroids, to Organoids, to Tissues" with Aleksandra Karolak, Lisa McCawley and Dmitry Markov has been published by the Journal of The Royal Society Interface.

* 2018 January 19-20th, poster "Optimization of Nano-Drug Delivery to Ovarian Carcinoma and Glioma Cells" in collaboration with M. Wiranowska and N. Alcantar from USF has been presented by Mr. Rupin Singh at the NanoBio Collaborative Conference,Tampa, FL.

* 2018 January 16th, Mr. Sharan Poonja from University of South Florida have joined our lab as an undergraduate student intern.

* 2018 January 16th, IMO Research-in-progress seminar: current research results presented by Aleksandra Karolak.

* 2018 January 14th, a new book "Tumor Organoids" that includes a chapter from Aleksandra Karolak and Katarzytna Rejniak has been published by Springer.

* 2018 January 10th, Ms. Catherine Berrouet from Florida Atlantic University have joined our lab as a graduate student intern.

* 2018 January 2nd, our new review paper "Toward Personalized Computational Oncology: from Spatial Models of Tumor Spheroids, to Organoids, to Tissues" with Aleksandra Karolak, Lisa McCawley and Dmitry Markov has been accepted by the Journal of The Royal Society Interface.

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2018 February 13th, our new paper "Targeting Ligand Specificity Linked to Tumor Tissue Topological Heterogeneity via Single-Cell Micro-Pharmacological Modeling" with Aleksandra Karolak and David Morse lab has been accepted by the Nature Scientific Reports.

 

2018 February 8th, Ms. Jessica Kingsley from University of South Florida joins our lab as an undergraduate student intern to work on a research project "Mathematical Modeling of Microscale Pharmacology"

 

2018 February 8th, our new paper "Micropharmacology: An In Silico Approach for Assessing Drug Efficacy Within a Tumor Tissue" with Aleksandra Karolak has been published by the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology in the special issue "Mathematics to Support Drug Discovery and Development". link to the paper; link to article viewer

 

 

2018 January 31st, A real scientific hat-trick!

Three publications in one month: (1) Royal Society Interface review published online; (2) Tumor Organoids chapter published in print; (3) Bulletin of Mathematical Biology paper accepted. All three in collaboration with Aleksandra Karolak. Congratulations!

 

2018 January 24th, our new review paper "Toward Personalized Computational Oncology: from Spatial Models of Tumor Spheroids, to Organoids, to Tissues" with Aleksandra Karolak (Moffitt), Lisa McCawley (Vanderbilt) and Dmitry Markov (Vanderbilt) has been published by the Journal of The Royal Society Interface; link to the paper

 

2018 January 16th, Mr. Sharan Poonja from University of South Florida joins our lab as an undergraduate student intern to work on a research project "Histology-based Analysis and Modeling of Ductal Microinvasions"

 

2018 January 16th, IMO Research-in-Progress weekely seminar; Aleksandra Karolak has presented her work: "Computational screening and quantitative modeling of the library of breast tumor spheroids under various microenvironments and treatments" in collaboration with Lisa McCawley and Dmirty Markov labs at Vanderbilt

 

2018 January, a book "Tumor Organoids" edited by Shay Soker and Aleksander Skardal has been published by Springer Cancer Drug Discovery and Development Series. A contributed chapter "Mathematical Modeling of Tumor Organoids: Towards Personalized Medicine" by Aleksandra Karolak and Katarzyna Rejniak is included in this book. Link to the chapter.

 

2018 January 10th, Ms. Catherine Berrouet from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) joins our lab as a graduate student interns to continue a research project "Modeling 3D Tumor Response to Drugs based on IC50 Curves"