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MRC Seminar Series




September 6Dr. Isaiah J. Fidler, D.V.M, Ph.D.
R.E. "Bob" Smith Distinguished Chair in Cell Biology
Professor, Department of Cancer Biology
Head, Metastasis Research Laboratory
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Targeting Astrocytes for Therapy of Brain Metastasis and Glioblastoma

Host:  Lee M. Ellis, M.D.
October 4

Jing Yang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Pharmacology & Pediatrics
University of California - San Diego
La Jolla, California

Exploring a New Twist on Tumor Metastasis

Host:  Sendurai Mani, Ph.D.

November 1
Jin Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Cell and Development Biology
Associate Professor of Cancer Biology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, Tennessee

Regulation of Tumor-endothelium Interaction by Eph Receptor Tyrosine Kinase

Host:  Shulin Li, Ph.D.

December 6

December 12

No Seminar

Save the Date:  The Annual Isaiah J. Fidler Lectureship in Cancer Metastasis Research

Speaker:  Joan Massague, Ph.D., Alfred P. Sloan Chair in the Cancer Biology and Genetics Program
at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
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January 3No Seminar
February 7
Yibin Kang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Molecular Biology
Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey

Breast Cancer Metastasis: Insights from Genomics

Host: Elsa Flores, Ph.D.
May 1
Ruth Halaban, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Yale University
New Haven, Connecticut

Title of talk to be Announced

Host:  Menashe Bar-Eli, Ph.D.

Seminars begin promptly at 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The MRC Seminars are held in 2SCRB, Rooms 1.4015 & 1.4019
7435 Fannin Street at OST
(713) 745-0646

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