Pathology Graduate Training Program
Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CMP) -
Current Graduate Students

Name: Evan Delgado
Email: evd7@pitt.edu
Lab Phone: 412-383-7821
Mentor: Dr. Satdarshan P. S. Monga

Education:
Undergraduate Degree: Bachelor of Science
Undergraduate Institution: State University of New York at Albany
Undergraduate Major: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Research Project Information

Inhibition of Wnt/beta-catenin signaling in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Awards:

Angiopathy Training Program Fellow

Publications:

β-Catenin Knockdown in Liver Tumor Cells by a Cell Permeable Gamma Guanidine-based Peptide Nucleic Acid. Delgado E, Bahal R, Yang J, Lee JM, Ly DH, Monga SP.
Source - Department of Pathology and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA; Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. Curr Cancer Drug Targets. 2013 Jul 1

Abstracts:

Evan R Delgado, Raman Bahal, Danith Ly, Gabriela Mustata, and Satdarshan P. S. Monga A one, two finish of {beta}-catenin: targeting its activity and synthesis in hepatocellular carcinoma by novel small molecules and antisense peptide-nucleic acids. FASEB J April 9, 2013 27:872.9

Evan R Delgado, Raman Bahal, Danith Ly, and Satdarshan P. S. Monga The role of wnt/{beta}-catenin signaling in regulating angiogenesis in hepatocellular carcinoma. FASEB J April 9, 2013 27:471.1

Evan Delgado and Monga SP. Novel modalities to target beta-catenin for treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. Hepatology 56, number 4 (Supplement):603.842

Evan R Delgado and Monga SP. Elucidating the role of b-catenin in hepatocellular tumor angiogenesis. FASEB J March 29, 2012 26:48.5

Evan R Delgado, Raman Bahal, Danith Ly, and Monga SP. Antisense oligonucleotide therapy: combating aberrant b-catenin in hepatocellular carcinoma using peptide nucleic acids without transfecting agents. FASEB J March 29, 2012 26:397.5

Evan R Delgado, Gabriela Mustata, and Monga SP. Development of novel small molecules targeting b-catenin driven hepatocellular carcinoma. FASEB J March 29, 2012 26:405.3

Evan Delgado, Harshitha Mannam, Stephen Strom, Gabriela Mustata, and Monga SP. Identification of novel chemotypes targeting b-catenin in hepatocellular carcinoma. FASEB J March 17, 2011 25:442.7

Evan Delgado, Raman Bahal, Danith Ly, and Satdarshan Paul Monga. Inhibition of beta-catenin in hepatocellular carcinoma via antisense effects of a novel cell permeable guanine based-peptide nucleic acid FASEB J March 17, 2011 25:115.9

Presentations:

2012-2013:

American Society for Investigational Pathology Experimental Biology 2013 Meeting in Boston, MA - Highlights: Graduate Student Research in Pathology (poster and oral)

Oral Presentation at the 2012 BGSA Symposium at the University of Pittsburgh

Science 2012 poster presentation at the University of Pittsburgh