Tahereh Javaheri worked on murine models of Ewing sarcoma, a rare childhood tumor that frequently metastasises. During her PhD she contributed to eight LBI-CR publications, most notable "Increased survival and cell cycle progression pathways are required for EWS/FLI1-induced malignant transformation" in the Journal "Cell Death and Disease". She received her PhD magna cum laude.
Tahereh Javaheri (middle) with her supervisor Prof. Richard Moriggl (Director of the LBI-CR), Prof. Dr. med. Stefan Burdach (second from right, Director "Klinik und Poliklinik für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin des Klinikums rechts der Isar" of the Technical University of Munich; chief physician and Director "Kinderklinik Schwabing und Jugendmedizin", Klinikum Schwabing) and PD Dr. Günther Richter (second from left, Klinik und Poliklinik für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin des Klinikums rechts der Isar of the Technical University of Munich). PhD student Rahil Noorizadeh (right) recently completed her Master thesis on Ewing Sarcoma and will continue Tahereh's project in collaboration with the CCRI.