Naze G. Avci

Naze G. Avci received the M.Sc. degree in bioengineering from Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey. She is currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree with the Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Houston, Houston. Her research interest is to investigate the application of hydrogel microwells for in vitro 3-D size-controlled glioblastoma (GBM) spheres formation and the treatment of GBM spheres with adenoviruses.

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Engineering a High-Throughput 3D in vitro Glioblastoma Model
Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common and malignant primary brain tumor in adults. The existing treatment for GBM, which involves a combination of resection, chemotherapy and radiotherapy, has a very limited success rate with a median survival rate of... Read more
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Temozolomide in Combination With NF-κB Inhibitor Significantly Disrupts the Glioblastoma Multiforme Spheroid Formation
Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common malignant primary brain tumor, accounting for 50% of all cases. GBM patients have a five-year survival rate of merely 5.6% and a median overall survival of 14.6 months with the “Stupp” regimen, 20.9... Read more