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Distinguished Lecture Series 2015-2016

September 17
Yael Mosse, MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Research: Genetic mutations responsible for neuroblastoma.

October 1
Harmit Malik, PhD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Research: Genetic conflict

October 8
Craig Crews, PhD
Yale University
Research: Biologically active natural products as tools to investigate intracellular signaling, and identify novel drug targets.

October 22
Danny Reinberg, PhD (Cancelled)
New York University School of Medicine
Research: The regulation of gene expression in higher eukaryotes.

November 5
Karen Knudsen, PhD
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center
Research: Mechanisms by which hormone receptor-dependent cell cycle deregulation lead to prostate cancer progression and therapeutic bypass.

February 25, 2016
Laurie Glimcher, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College
Research: Biochemical and genetic analysis of the molecular pathways regulating CD4+ T helper cell development and activation.

March 17, 2016
Robert Schreiber, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine
Research: Cytokine receptor signaling and defining the consequences of signaling dysfunction on tumor development.

May 12, 2016
Scott Kaufmann, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Research: What happens when cancer cells are treated with putative anticancer drugs.

June 16, 2016
Kornelia Polyak, MD, PhD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Research: Characterizing discrete intratumoral tumor cell populations to understand and better inhibit drug resistance and metastasis.

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