Nicole Kaminski

Trainee

2.7 Hillman Cancer Center

Education

BS Biochemistry Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
 

Research Summary

I am interested in the role of SUMOylation as a post-translational regulator of the alternative lengthening of telomeres (ALT) pathway present in cancer cells.
 
I am interested in the role of SUMOylation as a post-translational regulator of the alternative lengthening of telomeres (ALT) pathway present in cancer cells.
 
Kaminski, N.A. and Wong, E.A. (2018) Differential mRNA expression of nutrient transporters in male and female chickens. Poultry Science, (97)1: 313–318, https://doi.org/10.3382/ps/pex262
 

Awards and Honors

National Institute of General Medicine Sciences Training Grant – Predoctoral Training in Pharmacological Sciences – T32
 

Sponsored Research

NIH T32 GM008424

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Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings

Outcomes: 

Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 


Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years