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Ada Young

Ada Young

Training

  • BSc, Cell Biology and Genetics with Co-operative Education Certification University of British Columbia (May 2013)

Program

  • Ph.D., Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (2014- present) 

Research Interests

  • Radiation therapy
  • Breast cancer
  • Tumour microenvironment

Publications

Papers

  • Roshan Moniri M.*, Young, A.*, Reinheimer K., Rayat J., Dai LJ., Warnock GL. (2014) Dynamic assessment of cell viability, proliferation and migration using real time cell analyzer system (RTCA). Cytotechnology. PMID: 24443077: Epub ahead of print. [*equal contributions] 


Abstracts

  • Young, A.*, LePard, N.E. and Bennewith, K.L. Tumour cell migration and metastasis induced by low-dose ionizing radiation. Poster Presentation at TFRI BC Node Research Day 2015. Vancouver, BC. *Poster Presentation Award.
  • Young, A.*, LePard, N.E. and Bennewith, K.L. Radiation Enhanced Migration and Metastasis of Breast Cancer in Co-culture Studies. Poster Presentation at BC Cancer Research Centre Day 2015. Vancouver, BC. *Poster Presentation Award.
  • Young, A. and Bennewith, K.L. Radiation Enhanced Migration and Metastasis of Breast Cancer in Co-culture Studies. Poster Presentation at UBC Faculty of Medicine Pathology Day 2015. Vancouver, BC.

Invited Talks

  • Young, A.* and Bennewith, K.L. Tumour cell Migration and Metastasis Induced by Ionizing Radiation. Invited oral presentation at the International Workshop on Tumor Hypoxia in the Genomics Era 2015. Vancouver, BC. *Oral Presentation Award.

Awards

  • Faculty of Medicine Graduate Award (2015)
  • Faculty of Medicine Graduate Award (2014)
  • Faculty of Medicine Summer Student Research Award (2013)
  • NSERC USRA Industrial Award (2012)
  • Presidents Entrance Scholarship (2007)
  • BC Government Provincial Scholarship (2007)

Links

| BCCA | BCCRC | Integrative Oncology