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Barbara Breznik, PhD

Visiting postdoctoral researcher

National Institute of Biology in Ljubljana


Barbara joined our lab as a Fulbright postdoctoral fellow in October 2022 and stayed with us for half a year. Barbara came from the National Institute of Biology in Ljubljana, Slovenija, where she works in the field of cancer biology, stem cells, brain tumors, proteolytic enzymes, immunology, and cellular and animal models of cancer progression. Barbara is an expert in brain tumor biology and tumor organoid development. In our lab, she aimed to determine the role of MAGE proteins in glioblastoma drug resistance.