2004-2005 Universität Wien,
Vienna, Austria (study abroad)
Ecology, evolution, mathematical modeling, game theory, cancer
as an evolving ecological system, metabolism, Warburg effect,
consequences of population heterogeneity, parameter
Kareva I., Morin B. and
C. Castillo-Chavez (2014). "Resource consumption, sustainability
and cancer", Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, accepted.
Kareva I. and G. Karev
(2014). "Replicator equations and models of biological
populations and communities
Modeling of Natural Phenomena, accepted.
Kareva I., Wilkie K. and P.
Hahnfeldt (2014). "The Power of the Tumor
Microenvironment: a Systemic Approach for a Systemic
Disease".Mathematical Oncology 2013. Eds. A.
d'Onofrio and A. Gandolfi. ISBN 978-1-4939-0457-0, to
appear September, 2014.
Ogurtsov A., Kareva I., Spiridonov T.,
and A. Kondrashov (2003) PostOWEN: Computational approach to the analysis of genomic alignments. Fourth
International Conference on Bioinformatics, Atlanta, Nov.
In preparation/under review:
Kareva I., Beheshti, A., L.
Hlatky and P. Hahnfeldt. "Cancer
Immunoediting: A Process Driven by Metabolic
Kareva I., Waxman, D.
and G. Klement. "Metronomic chemotherapy: an attractive
alternative to maximum tolerated dose therapy. Prevention
of therapeutic resistance and improved anti-tumor immunity".
Professional Development Workshops,
Internships and Conferences
Summer internship in the Moult
Lab at the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology
Research (IBBR) at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Worked on understanding mixed distributions that underlie data
on single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in different
Summer internship at the Laboratory of Integrative and
Medical Biophysics, National Center for Child Health and Human
Development, NIH. Analyzed images of human retina using ImageJ
software. PI: Dr. R. Bonnerhttp://2006annualreport.nichd.nih.gov/limb.htm
Laboratory assistant, Laboratory of Molecular
Pharmacology, National Cancer Institute, NIH. Prepared slides
for immunocytochemistry; cell culture, Western blotting, data
collection and statistical analysis.
PI: Dr. W. Bonnerhttp://www3.cancer.gov/intra/lmp/lmppage.htm
Summer internship at the Mathematical and Theoretical
Biology Institute (MTBI), ASU. Projects involved cancer-immune
system modeling, and neural modeling.
Director: Dr. C. Castillo-Chavezhttp://mtbi.asu.edu/
Summer internship at National Center for
Bioinformatics, NIH. Performed genome comparisons using online
databases and Owen software. PI: Dr. A. Kondrashov
Teaching Assistant for Introduction to Probability (aml294),
Teaching Assistant for Inorganic Chemistry Lab (chem132), UMD
American Association for Cancer
Research (AACR), since 2012
Society of Mathematical Biology (SMB),
corrected typos, suggestions for better phrasing are very