In the Press

American College of Surgeons
October 26, 2017

Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy programs a patient’s own immune cells to recognize and attack cancer. Oksana V. Gruzdyn of John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, developed a CAR T-cell therapy that relies on mesothelin, a tumor-specific antigen overexpressed in ovarian cancer.

Better You by Minsoo Go
By Minsoo Go
June 16th, 2017

It was an honor to be interviewed by amazing Minsoo Go. She is Korea’s first ever Bikini World Champion, Pro Athlete, and Fitness Model.


Central Surgical Association, Annual Meeting, Montreal, Quebec
Central Surgical Association
March 10-12, 2016

Ms. OV Gruzdyn, presented a paper entitled, “Pancreatic Cancer-Induced Microenvironment Inhibits Dendritic Cell Activation Via Decreased Nuclear Localization of NF-KB.” This was a very complicated presentation, which was well received.


10th Annual WSU Alumni Day and Research Symposium
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
April 6th, 2016

Dr. Oksana Gruzdyn presented a paper, “Pancreatic Cancer-Induced Microenvironment Inhibits Dendritic Cell Activation via Decreased Nuclear Localization of NF-B.” This paper was sponsored by Dr. Scott Gruber.

10th Annual WSU Alumni Day and Research Symposium
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
April 6th, 2016

Dr. Oksana Gruzdyn presented a paper, “Pancreatic Cancer-Induced Microenvironment Inhibits Dendritic Cell Activation via Decreased Nuclear Localization of NF-B.” This paper was sponsored by Dr. Scott Gruber.


ASSOCIATION OF VA SURGEONS
Clinical Conference
May 5th, 2018

Oksana presented at the Assocation of VA Surgeons in Miami, May 2018. Click on the link to see her abstract Abstract details, presentation # 84, page 17


Life Tips for Immunity
Living Health Magazine
July, 2016

Lifestyle changes, such as regular exercise, adequate sleep, meditation, and optimum nutrition assist our bodies in fighting diseases. In this article, we share tips and tricks to maintain healthy immunity.


Top Summer Detox Tips And Recipes For Timeless Beauty
Living Health Magazine
June, 2016

After a winter of heavy foods that nourish us and keep us warm, learn how to cleanse and detoxify in this spring.


Broccoli And Raisin Salad Broccoli! Nature’s crouton
Raw Food Magazine
March 20, 2016

This crunchy Broccoli and Raisin Salad With Sunflower Dressing recipe is a perfectly refreshing take on a Ukrainian classic!


Oksana Gruzdyn Received The David Fromm Research Award
Wayne State University School of Medicine News
April 25, 2016

Oksana won first prize of the David Fromm Research Award 2016, which she has won three years in a row.


Natural Awakenings Of East Michigan February 2016 Issue
Natural Awakenings Magazine
February 2016 Issue

‘Crunchy Chocolate Buckwheat Granola’ recipe by Viktoriya and Oksana under “Ancient Grains for Modern Palates” featured article on page 33 of February 2016 Natural Awakenings of East Michigan issue.