Carolina Ruivo, Universidade do Porto – University of Texas

September 2019 (9 months) – Biomedicine

Carolina’s PhD work is in the area of Pancreatic Cancer and Cell Biology. As a Visiting Student Researcher at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, UT, she will be particularly interested in a subtype of extracellular vesicles called exosomes and the mechanisms by which they are mediating the cooperation of pancreatic cancer cells and promoting tumor progression.