Congratulations to Tiffany Ríos for Winning a SACNAS Travel Scholarship and her selection to give an oral presentation at the 2016 ASCB Annual Meeting.

tiffanyCongratulations to Tiffany Rios, Ph.D. Student, for winning a SACNAS Travel Scholarship to participate and present her research at the 2016 SACNAS – The National Diversity in STEM Conference to be held on October 13-15, 2016 in Long Beach, CA.

Tiffany has also been selected to give an oral presentation about her work: “Ganoderma lucidum extract significantly decreases stemness properties in Inflammatory Breast Cancer cells via STAT3 regulation”, at the 2016 American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) Annual Meeting. This meeting will be held on December 3-7, 2016 in San Francisco, CA.

Tiffany is a student in the UCC-RISE program and currently conducts research under the advice and mentorship of Dr. Michelle Martínez-Montemayor, faculty of the Department of Biochemistry at UCC.