Anna Bianchi-Smiraglia, PhD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Cell Stress Biology
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Areas of Expertise: 
Breast cancer
Melanoma
GTP metabolism
Tumor-microenvironment interactions
Special Interests: 
Breast cancer
Metabolism
Metastasis
Tumor-microenvironment interactions

Background

Education and Training: 
2012 - PhD - State University of New York at Buffalo, Roswell Park Division, Buffalo, NY
1997-2002 - MS - Industrial Biotechnologies, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Fellowship: 
2015-2018 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NIH-F32), GTP metabolism, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professional Memberships: 
American Association of Cancer Research (AACR)
Honors and Awards: 
2016 - RPCI Association of post-doctoral scientists (APoDS) yearly symposium; Best presentation
2016 - RPCI Association of post-doctoral scientists (APoDS) yearly symposium; Best poster
2015 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NIH-F32)
2011 - Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Scholar-in-Training Award
Professional Experience: 
2012-2018 - Post-Doctoral Fellow - Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Cell Stress Biology, Buffalo, NY
2007-2012 - Graduate Student - Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Cancer Genetics, Buffalo, NY
2006-2007 - Research Affiliate - Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Immunology, Buffalo, NY
2002-2006 - Research Affiliate - University of Milan, Department of Medical Chemistry, Biochemistry and Biotechnology