Huggins Symposium 2017

Abstract Competition Winners

Sonia Hernandez, PhD                                                                             Staphylococcus aureus Alpha Toxin Activates Notch 1 in Endothelial Cells and Modulates Angiogenesis In Vivo

Sanjiv Hyoju, MD                                                                                                           A Novel Drug That Suppresses the Production of Collagenase in Enterococcus faecalis and Enhances Anastomotic Healing

Romuald Girard, PhD                                                                                               Plasma Markers of Inflammation Reflect Seizures and Hemorrhagic Activity in Cerebral Cavernous Malformations

Zoë Levine, BA                                                                                                          The Metabolic Profile of Enterococcus faecalis is Shaped by the Environment of Post-anastomotic Tissues and May Contribute to the Pathogenesis of Leak

Poster Competition Winners

Tony Rodriguez III, MD                                                                     Nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma: a population-based assessment of utilization and outcomes by surgical approach

Hannah Brechka, BA                                                                                                 Novel Tumor Suppressor Role for Meis/Hox Axis in Prostate Cancer