School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Seema Shah

Seema Shah
Senior Student

Dissertation Mentor: Raymond R. Mattingly, PhD

Research Focus: My research is involves investigating the role of Rap1Gap in the premalignant progression from normal breast epithelium to Ductal Carcinoma In Situ.

Grants, Awards, Scholarships:
Rumble Fellowship 2012-2013
Sigma Xi Research Grant, Oakland University, Travel Grant, Oakland University

Publication(s):
Osuala KO, Sameni M, Shah S, Aggarwal N, Simonait ML, Franco OE, Hong Y, Hayward SW, Behbod F, Mattingly RR, Il-6 signaling between ductal carcinoma in situ cells and carcinoma-associated fibroblasts mediates tumor cell growth and migration. BMC Cancer. 2015 Aug 13;15:584.

Education:
MS Oakland University
BS Biology, BA Spanish Oakland University

Hometown:
Troy, Michigan

Mentor's Pharmacology webpage