Dr. Josie Ursini-Siegel

Academic title(s): 

Assistant Professor - Department of Oncology
Associate Member - Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine

Dr. Josie Ursini-Siegel
Contact Information

Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
Jewish General Hospital
3755 Côte Ste-Catherine Road,
Montreal, Qc, H3T 1E2

(514) 340-8222 ext. 26557
Email address: 
giuseppina.ursini-siegel [at] mcgill.ca
Current research: 



1. Define the molecular mechanisms by which the ShcA adaptor protein establishes breast cancer immunosuppression.
2. Determine how ShcA integrates mTOR signaling to promote tumor angiogenesis and control breast cancer metabolism.
3. Determine how the ShcA PTB domain functions as a biological sensor to control breast cancer progression.
4. Determine the importance of p66ShcA-induced epithelial to mesenchymal transition during breast cancer progression.

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