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Leslie A. Caromile, PhD

Assistant Professor of Cell Biology, Center for Vascular Biology
Academic Office Location:
263 Farmington Ave
L5007
Farmington, CT -06030-3501
Phone: (860)-679-1189
Email: CAROMILE@uchc.edu
Website(s):

Cell Biology Graduate Program

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.University of ConnecticutPhysiology & Neurobiology
M.S.California State University, Los AngelesBiology
Ph.D.University of Washington, School of MedicinePathology - Mechanism od Disease

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Mentor Award for Excellence in MentoringCICATS BUILDing Scholars Program
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
UCHC Biomedical Science Service Award PanelAdvisory CommitteeReview NominationsUConn HealthUniversity20172017
Doctoral Exam and Advisory Committee of Sara Pan UCHC Biomedical Sciences Program, Dept. Cell Biology.Advisory CommitteeAdvisorUConn HealthUniversity2017
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans (SACNAS) undergraduate and graduate student abstract review for the 2017 SACNAS National ConferenceProfessional/Scientific OrganizationReviewerExternalNational2017
European Association for Cancer Research (ECAR) Ambassador ProgrammeProfessional/Scientific OrganizationAmbassadorExternalInternational2017
Keystone Symposia Study Group MemberStudy SectionVoting MemberExternalInternational2017
Biochemical Journal (BMC International) request for a manuscript review that involves PSMAProfessional/Scientific JournalInvited ReviewerExternalInternational2017
Theranostics JournalProfessional/Scientific JournalInvited ReviewerExternalInternational2017

 


Not accepting lab rotation students at this time

Journal Articles

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen promotes prostate tumor progression and survival by conferring resistance to hypoxic stress. Anisha C. Lewis, Aiyana M. Ponce, Danica Anukam, Linda H. Shapiro, Leslie A. Caromile.PosterASCB/EMBO2017Philadelphia, PA
Mathmatical Modeling of Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA) and in Glutamate Addictiona and Prostate Cancer Progression. Salazar A, Laubenbacher R, Shapiro LH, Caromile LAPosterUCONN Health Department of Cell Biology2017West Hartford, CT
My Journey to Becoming a ScientistPlenary LectureSTEM Research and Career Symposium at Emory University2017Atlanta, GA
PSMA redirects cell survival signaling from the MAPK to the PI3K-AKT pathways to promote the progression of prostate cancer.TalkProstate Cancer Foundation2017Webinar
The Role of Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA) in Metastasis. Aiyana Ponce, BA/BS in progress, Anisha Lewis, BA/BS, Danica Anukam, BA/BS, Linda Shapiro, PhD, and Leslie Caromile, PhD.PosterSociety for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science2017Salt Lake City, UT
Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen Promotes Resistance to Hypoxic Stress in Prostate Cancer. Aiyana Ponce, BA/BS in progress, Anisha Lewis, BA/BS, Danica Anukam, BA/BS, Linda Shapiro, PhD, and Leslie Caromile, PhD.PosterCICATS and BUILDing SCHOLARS Symposium2017El Paso, TX
Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen must be localized on vascular endothelial cells for pathologic angiogenesis to occur. Anukam D, Lewis A, Shapiro LH, Caromile LA.PosterUCONN Health Department of Cell Biology2017West Hartford, CT
The Effects of Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen (PSMA) on Tumorigenesis. Lewis A, Anukam D, Shapiro LH, Caromile LA.PosterUCONN Health Department of Cell Biology2017West Hartford, CT