The Feigin Lab
arwen tisdale, MS
Arwen received her BS in Biochemistry from SUNY Geneseo and her Masters degree in Interdisciplinary Natural Sciences from Roswell Park Cancer Institute, under the supervision of Dr. Sharon Evans. Her thesis investigated the potential sex bias in lymphocyte trafficking in response to fever-range thermal stress.
SWATI VENKAT, Phd
Swati received her BS/MS from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune in India and completed her PhD at Carnegie Mellon University in Biological Sciences. Her PhD thesis focused on quality control at the Golgi and its implications in Shiga toxin induced cell death. Currently, she is working on elucidating the role of noncoding mutations as drivers of cancer.
Rotating PhD Student
Abby received her BS in biochemistry with an English minor from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Under the supervision of Dr. Arne Gericke, her bachelor's thesis investigated the propensity for self-association of the N-terminal domain of annexin A2 in the presence of anionic lipids. She is currently a first year PhD Student in the Pharmacology and Therapeutics Program at Roswell Park Cancer Institute through the University at Buffalo.
tatiane da silva fernandes
Tatiane will be a senior at the University at Buffalo this Fall, majoring in Pharmacology and Toxicology with a minor in Chemistry. She is excited about working at Roswell Park this summer and plans on applying to graduate school next year to work more with cancer research, and then pursuing a PhD.
Amanda is a second year student at the University at Buffalo pursuing a bachelor's in science in Biological Sciences. She plans on attending medical school for a career in oncology. Amanda is a member of pre-meds without borders and the secretary of the UB Swing Dance Club.
Former Lab Members (Undergraduate):
- Diana Kwiatkowski (2017-2018)
- Anant Shah (2017-2018)
- Victoria Rizzuto (2017-2018)
- DesTiny Overton (Summer 2018)
- Karla Gabriela Cano Hernandez (Summer 2018)