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Nancy Benight, PhD

Apr 9, 2020, 16:09 PM
Dr. Benight received her undergraduate degree in Zoology from Miami University in 2006. Her graduate training was completed in 2011 at Baylor College of Medicine in the Translational Biology Molecular Medicine program, where she studied the role of methionine metabolism in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr. Benight returned to Cincinnati to join the laboratory of Dr. Susan Waltz, where her postdoctoral work examines the role of the Ron receptor ligand, hepatocyte growth factor like protein (HGFL), in breast cancer biology. Specifically, Dr. Benight’sresearch is focused understanding how tumor cell produced HGFL influences important aspects of tumorigenesis, such as angiogenesis, immune cell activation and metastasis.
Name : Nancy Benight, PhD
Title : Postdoctoral Fellow
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