2019 Campus Wide Symposium on Basic Cancer Research

2019 UCI Campus-Wide Symposium

On Basic Cancer Research

May 4, 2019 in Sprague Hall

Speakers TBA

Previous Year’s Schedule

Speaker Talk Title
8:30-9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:05 Marian Waterman Director, UCI Cancer Research Institute Welcome
9:05-9:35 Weian Zhao “Emerging ‘Niche’ Approaches to Study, Diagnose, and Treat Cancer”
9:35-10:05 Selma Masri “The Interplay Between Circadian Rhythms, Cancer and Metabolism”
10:05-10:20 Coffee Break
10:20-10:50 Matthew Janes “Targeting KRAS Mutant Cancers with a Covalent G12C-Mutant Specific Inhibitor”
10:50-11:20 Olga Razorenova “The Role of Lipid Metabolism in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Metastasis”
11:20-1:00 UCI Graduate Students, Postdoctoral and Staff are invited to present posters Lunch –  Cancer Biology Poster Session
1:00-2:00

 Special Lecture: Markus Müschen, MD-PhD

Professor & Chair, Department of Systems Biology, Associate Director of Basic Science, NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center, City of Hope

“Autoimmunity Checkpoints in B Cell Malignancies”

Admission is open to members of UCI and the surrounding community without charge.  Advance notification of attendance is requested.  For information, contact the Cancer Research Institute.   Phone (949) 824-2054 or (949) 824-5886, or e-mail kjarema@uci.edu and nrdrisco@uci.edu

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