Atri Ghods is a research assistant at Shiraz Institute for Cancer Research, where she works in a lab supervised by Prof. Abbas Ghaderi and Dr. Fereshteh Mehdipour. She was graduated from university with a master?s degree in Medical Immunology. Her main research area is the characterization of adaptive immune responses formed in tumor-draining lymph nodes, and their changes during cancer progression. Focusing mostly on the role of TNF-a, mTNF-a, and their receptors in breast cancer immunity, she gained expertise in various cellular and molecular biology techniques. As a young researcher, she is interested to expand her knowledge in different areas of tumor immunology.