People Related To Glioblastoma Multiforme Research

Stefanie Robel, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Assistant Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Assistant Professor, Basic Science Education, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Zhi Sheng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Harald Sontheimer, Ph.D.

Executive Director and Professor, School of Neuroscience, College of Science, Virginia Tech
Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute
Director, VTCRI Center for Glial Biology in Health, Disease, and Cancer
I. D. Wilson Chair in the College of Science, Virginia Tech
Commonwealth Eminent Scholar in Cancer Research

Events Related To Glioblastoma Multiforme

The Role of Autophagy in Glioblastoma

Sept. 7, 2011, noon at Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute

Zhi Sheng, PhD


Postdoctoral Fellow, Howard Hughes Laboratory, Program in Gene Function and Expression, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts

Special Seminars

Publications Related To Glioblastoma Multiforme

Pridham KJ, Varghese RT, Sheng Z. (2017). The Role of Class IA Phosphatidylinositol-4,5-Bisphosphate 3-Kinase Catalytic Subunits in Glioblastoma. Frontiers in Oncology 7(312).

Pridham KJ, Le L, Guo S, Varghese RT, Algino S, Liang Y, Fajardin R, Rodgers CM, Simonds GR, Kelly DF, Sheng Z. (2017). PIK3CB/p110β is a Selective Survival Factor for Glioblastoma. Neuro-Oncology.

Varghese RT, Lian Y, Guan T, Franck CT, Kelly DF, Sheng Z. (2016). Survival kinase genes present prognostic significance in glioblastoma. Oncotarget.

Murphy SF, Varghese RT, Lamouille S, Guo S, Pridham KJ, Kanabur P, Osimani AM, Sharma S, Jourdan J, Rodgers CM, Simonds GR, Gourdie RG, Sheng Z. (2016). Connexin 43 Inhibition Sensitizes Chemoresistant Glioblastoma Cells to Temozolomide. Cancer Research 76(1): 139-49.

Li T, Murphy S, Kiselev B, Bakshi KS, Zhang J, Eltahir A, Zhang Y, Chen Y, Zhu J, Davis RM, Madsen LA, Morris JR, Karolyi DR, LaConte SM, Sheng Z, Dorn HC. (2015). A New Interleukin-13 Amino-Coated Gadolinium Metallofullerene Nanoparticle for Targeted MRI Detection of Glioblastoma Tumor Cells. Journal of the American Chemical Society 137(24): 7881-8.

Pohlmann ES, Patel K, Guo S, Dukes MJ, Sheng Z, Kelly DF. (2015). Real-time visualization of nanoparticles interacting with glioblastoma stem cells. Nano Letters 15(4): 2329-35.