April 14-18, 2014
Tuesday, April 15, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
John H. Blaffer Lecture
Onstead Auditorium, BSRB S3.8012
Speaker: Thea Tisty, Ph.D., University of California,, San Francisco, CA
Title: “Novel Signaling Networks Regulate Pluripotency in Adult Human Somatic Cells”
Host: Nicholas Navin, Ph.D. (GEN)
Thursday, April 17, Noon-1:00 p.m.
Blaffer Journal Club
14th Floor Conference Room, BSRB S14.8336
Speaker: Xi Zhang (Shi Lab)
Article: “Reconstructing and Reprogramming the Tumor-Propagating Potential of Glioblastoma Stem-like Cells” DeFilippis et al. Cancer Discovery 2012; 2:826-839 Link to paper
For 4/22 Blaffer Lecture: Bradley E. Bernstein, M.D., Ph.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
“Epigenetic Regulation and Heterogeneity in Cancer”
Friday, April 18, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
GSBS Large Classroom, BSRB S3.8371
Speaker: Zeynep Coban Akdemir (Barton Lab)
Title: “p53 Maintains Hepatic Cell Identity during Liver Regeneration”