Elizabeth Kornaga

Associate

Elizabeth Kornaga is a translational scientist, advisor, biostatistician, and quality and biosafety officer at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre Translational Labs in Calgary, Alberta. She is a Transformative Pathology Associate of OICR.

Current affiliations

  • Translational Scientist, Tom Baker Cancer Centre.

Research interests

  • Clinical research;
  • Immunohistochemistry;
  • Molecular Pathology;
  • Diagnostic development.

Select publications

Ho CK, Kornaga EN, Klimowicz AC, Enwere EK, Dean M, Bebb GD, Phan T, Ghatage P, Magliocco AM, Lees-Miller SP, Doll CM.
Expression of DNA damage response proteins in cervical cancer patients treated with radical chemoradiotherapy.
Gynecol Oncol. 2017; 145(1):176-184.

Enwere EK, Kornaga EN, Dean M, Koulis TA, Phan T, Kalantarian M, Kobel M, Ghatage P, Magliocco AM, Lees-Miller SP, Doll CM.
Expression of PDL1 and presence of CD8-positive T cells in pre-treatment specimens of locally advanced cervical cancer.
Mod Pathol. 2017; 30(4): 577-586.

Arjumand W, Merry CD, Wang C, Saba E, McInytre JB, Fang S, Kornaga E, Ghatage P, Doll CM, Lees-Miller SP.
Phosphatidyl inositol-3 kinase (PIK3CA) E545K mutation confers cisplatin resistance and a migratory phenotype in cervical cancer cells.
Oncotarget. 2016;7(50):82424-82439.

Kornaga EN, Klimowicz AC, Guggisberg N, Ogilvie T, Morris DG, Webster M, Magliocco AM.
Evaluation of three commercial progesterone receptor assays in a single tamoxifen-treated breast cancer cohort.
Mod Pathol. 2016;29(12):1492-1500.

Kornaga EN, Klimowicz AC, Guggisberg N, Ogilvie T, Morris DG, Webster M, Magliocco AM.
A systematic comparison of three commercial estrogen receptor assays in a single clinical outcome breast cancer cohort.
Mod Pathol. 2016;29(8):799-809.

See Dr. Kornaga’s recent publications on PubMed.

Awards

  • Alberta Graduate Student Scholarship, 2005.

Previous experience

  • MSc, University of Calgary;
  • BSc, McGill University.

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Contact

Elizabeth Kornaga
Elizabeth.Kornaga@ahs.ca