Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Tuesdays, 12:00 - 1:00 PM


July 11, 2017

Roman Thomas, MD

University of Cologne, Germany

“Small Cell Lung Cancer Genomics”

Aug 29, 2017

Laurent Le Cam, PhD

Montpellier Cancer Center, INSERM, France

“Roles of the p53 Pathway in Metabolism: Implications in Aging, Tissue Homeostasis and Carcinogenesis”

Oct 10, 2017

Sohail Tavazoie, MD, PhD

Rockefeller University

“Small-RNAs as Molecular Probes and  Therapeutic Guides of Cancer Metastasis” 

Oct 24, 2017

David Feldser, PhD

University of Pennsylvania

“Deconstructing Lung Adenocarcinoma Progression"

Nov 14, 2017

David Gius, MD, PhD

Northwestern University

“The Dysregulation of the SIRT3-MnSOD-Ac Axis in Luminal B Breast Malignancies"

Dec 5, 2017

Paul Mischel, MD, PhD

University of California, San Diego

“In Cancer, as in Real Estate, Location Matters – the Role of Extrachromosomal Oncogene Amplification in Cancer"

Jan 8, 2018

Caroline Dive, PhD

Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute

“Circulating Tumour Cells in SCLC - what do they reveal?"

Jan 16, 2018

M. Celeste Simon, PhD

University of Pennsylvania

“Metabolism, Inflammation, and Tumor Progression"

Jan 23, 2018

Frank Slack, PhD

BIDMC Cancer Center/Harvard Medical School

“MicroRNA-based Therapeutics in Cancer"

Feb 6, 2018

Kun-Liang Guan, PhD

University of California, San Diego

“The Hippo Pathway in Cell Growth, Organ Size, and Cancer"

Feb 20, 2018

Elaine Fuchs, PhD

Rockefeller University

“Stem Cells in Silence, Action and Cancer"

Mar 6, 2018

Jennifer Cochran, PhD

Stanford University 

“Engineered Proteins as Next-generation Cancer Therapeutics"

Apr 10, 2018

Elsa Flores, PhD

Moffitt Cancer Center

“p53 Family Regulation of Non-coding RNAs in Cancer Metastasis"


Apr 24, 2018

Angelika Amon, PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Aneuploidy and Cancer - a Complicated Relationship"

Special Seminar

May 10, 2018 at 3PM
Location: Berg Hall A, LKSC

Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, DPhil

"Thinking outside cancer’s box: metabolism, microenvironment, cells”


May 15, 2018

Catherine Wu, MD

Harvard University

"Building Personal Neoantigen-targeting Vaccines for Cancer"