Medical College of Wisconsin School of Graduate Studies U1-Research 2F Microscope Lab-Grad-hero
Anita Guizar

Anita Guizar

Graduate Student


  • Biochemistry

Contact Information


Mentor: Thomas McFall, PhD
Year in IDP: 1st
Previous Education: BS, Cellular & Molecular Biology, Minor in Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2021

Research Interests

I am interested in exploring experimental and system-based approaches to look at resistance mechanisms to targeted therapies to help identify more personalized therapeutic treatments and widen the therapeutic window with existing drugs.


McFall, T., Trogdon, M., Guizar, A. C., Langenheim, J. F., Sisk-Hackworth, L., & Stites, E. C. (2022). Co-targeting KRAS G12C and EGFR reduces both mutant and wild-type RAS-GTP. NPJ Precis Oncol, 6(1), 86.