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Tumor Cell Biology Seminars

Tumor Cell Biology Seminars 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

February 19

KRAS has an Oncogenetic Acetyl-lysine Post-Translation Modification
David Gius, MD, PhD
Zell Family Scholar Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology and Pharmacology
Interim Director
Women's Cancer Research Program
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
* Baldwin Auditorium

February 26
The Translation Research in Solid Tumors (TRIST) Program
  1. Ephrins in Skin Homeostasis and Carcinogenesis
    Spiro Getsios, PhD
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Dermatology
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, IL
  2. Development of Basket Trials Targeting FGFR Pathway
    Young Chae, MD, MPH, MBA
    Assistant Professor
    Division of Hematology/Oncology
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, IL

* Baldwin Auditorium
March 5

Functional Genomics: From Tumor Suppressor Genes to Targeted Therapy
Christopher J Kemp, PhD
Director, Environmental Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis Program
Center for Ecogenetics and Environmental Health
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Northwestern Medicine Developmental Therapeutics Institute
Francis Giles, MB, MD, FRCPI, FRCPath
Director, Northwestern Medicine Developmental Therapeutics Institute and
Deputy Director, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
Sponsored by Signal Transduction and Cancer Translational Mini-Symposium * Baldwin Auditorium

March 12

MYC-Driven Prostate Cancer and Its Therapeutic Targeting
Sarki Abdulkadir, MD, PhD
John T Grayhack, MD, Professor of Urological Research
Director, International Relations
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

March 19

FoxM1 in Tumor Progression
Pradip Paychaudhuri, PhD
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
*Baldwin Auditorium

March 26
The Translation Research in Solid Tumors (TRIST) Program
  1. Beyond Warburg-A New Twist to Metabolic Adaptation of Cancer
    Alexander Stegh, PhD
    Assistant Professor-Zell Scholar, Department of Neurology
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, IL
  2. Brain Tumor Immunity: Why does it fail?
    Derek Wainright, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
    Chicago, IL

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