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Basic Research Seminar Series

Basic Research Seminar Series Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 East Superior St.
Searle Conference Room (unless otherwise noted)
Chicago Campus
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Thursdays)
Contact: Denise Marshall - 312.695.1392

April 28
The Translational Research in Solid Tumors (TRIST) Program
  1. Novel Epigenomic Biomarkers in Breast Cancer
    Wei Zhang, PhD
    Associate Professor
    Department of Preventive Medicine
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  2. Targeting Metabolic Adaptation in Cancer
    Alexander Stegh, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Neurology
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
May 5

Selective Regulation of Genomic Binding Sites for the Glucocorticoid Receptor by co-regulator Hic 5
Michael Stallcup, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

May 12

Mechanisms of Therapeutic Resistance in Prostate Cancer: Post-transcriptional and Post-translational Regulation of Androgen Receptor
Yun Qiu, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmacology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

May 19

DNA and RNA Epigenetics in Leukemia
Jianjun Chen, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH

May 26
The Translational Research in Solid Tumors (TRIST) Program
  1. IDO1: More than Just an Enzyme in Glioblastoma
    Derek Wainwright, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, IL
  2. CD95/Fas Increases Stemness by Inducing a STAT1 Dependent Type I Interferon Response in Cancer Cells
    Marcus Peter, PhD
    Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology and Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

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