Cancer Biology Seminar Series

Tuesdays, 12:00 - 1:15 PM

BECKMAN CENTER, MUNZER AUDITORIUM

July 26, 2016
START TIME: 12:15 PM

Ute Moll, MD

Stony Brook University

“TAp73 is a Master Transcriptional Regulator of Airway Multiciliogenesis”

AUGUST 10, 2016 (WEDNESDAY)
LOCATION: SHRIRAM 104

Joan Brugge, PhD

Harvard Medical School

"Dissecting Functional Heterogeneity  of Clonal Populations Derived from Breast and Ovarian Tumors"

AUGUST 26, 2016 (FRIDAY)

Trudy Oliver, PhD

Huntsman Cancer Institute

“Sox2 and Myc: a ‘Tail’ of Two  Transcription Factors in Lung Cancer”   

OCTOBER 4, 2016

Andreas Strasser, PhD

The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

"How Does the Tumor Suppressor p53 Protect Us from Developing Cancer?   

November 1, 2016

Erica Jackson, PhD

Genentech

"Exploring the Interplay Between Differentiation State and Oncogenic Dependencies in Cancer"    

November 15, 2016

Davide Ruggero, PhD

University of California San Francisco

“Translating the Cancer Genome One Codon at a Time and its Therapeutic Implications"    

December 6, 2016

Cory Abate-Shen, PhD

Columbia University

“Of Mice and Men: Using Systems  Biology Analysis of Mouse Models to  Study Human Cancer”    

December 13, 2016

Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil

University of Pennsylvania

“Mechanisms of Immune Surveillance of Cancer” 

January 17, 2017

Sean Morrison, PhD

The University of Texas Southwestern 

“Metabolic Regulation of Stem Cells and Cancer” 

February 7, 2017

Matthew Vander Heiden, MD, PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

“Role of Altered Metabolism in Tumor Growth” 

February 21, 2017

CANCELLED

David Gius, MD, PhD

Northwestern University    

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

March 7, 2017

Kimberly Stegmaier, MD

 Harvard Medical School

"Integrative Omics to Identify New Cancer Therapeutic Targets"    

April 14, 2017
FRIDAY, 11:00 AM

Kay Macleod, PhD

The University of Chicago  

"Autophagy and Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Cancer" 

April 18, 2017
NEW START TIME: 12:30 PM

Reuben Shaw, PhD

Salk Institute for Biological Studies

 “The LKB1 – AMPK Pathway: Metabolic Rewiring and Therapeutic Windows” 

May 2, 2017

Helen Piwnica-Worms, PhD

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center 

"Characterizing and Targeting Primary and  Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer” 

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