Cancer Biology

Recommended Readings: Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Monday May 20, 2019

By |2019-05-20T16:36:42+00:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Mechanisms of Human Disease, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, May 20, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Kivanç Birsoy, Ph.D. Chapman Perelman Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Metabolic Regulation and Genetics The Rockefeller University Metabolic Limitations of Cancer Cell Proliferation    Recommended Readings: Science News Oxygen-Starved Cancer Cells Languish without Aspartate. Jun 25, 2018. Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Empirical [...]

Recommended Readings: George R. Stark, Ph.D. Friday May 10, 2019

By |2019-06-04T19:25:10+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Immunobiology, Infectious Disease, Oncology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 10, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium George R. Stark Ph.D. Distinguished Scientist Department of Cancer Biology Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic Complex Regulation of Interferon-dependent Signaling in Cancer and Infectious Disease Recommended Readings: Science News Promising New Combination Drug Therapy Treats Several Models of Lethal Lung Cancer. March 1, 2018. Cleveland Clinic [...]

Recommended Readings: Alexander Rudensky, Ph.D. Friday December 7, 2018

By |2019-06-05T14:18:37+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cancer Therapy, Friday Lectures, Immunobiology, Immunology, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, December 7, 2018  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Alexander Rudensky Ph.D. Tri-institutional Professor and Chair Immunology Program Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Faces and Functions of Regulatory T Cells   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Fan, Xiying; Moltedo, Bruno; Mendoza, Alejandra; et al. (2018). CD49b defines functionally mature Treg cells that survey skin and [...]

Recommended Readings: Titia de Lange, Ph.D., Monday October 15, 2018

By |2019-03-28T16:07:29+00:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, October 15, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Titia de Lange, Ph.D. Leon Hess Professor and Head Laboratory of Cell Biology and Genetics The Rockefeller University Understanding DSB Repair: How Telomeres Gave Us a Break(through) Recommended Readings: Science News Scientists discover a mechanism of drug resistance in breast and ovarian cancer. July 18, [...]

Recommended Readings: David Pellman, M.D. Friday June 1, 2018

By |2019-04-09T19:07:00+00:00May 30th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics|Tags: , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, June 1, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium David Pellman M.D. Margaret M. Dyson Professor Department of Cell Biology Harvard Medical School Mechanisms of Rapid Genome Evolution Recommended Readings: Science News Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Researchers identify origin of chromosomal oddity in some cancer cells. May 27, 2015. EurekAlert Empirical Articles Marteil, Gaelle; Guerrero, [...]

Recommended Readings: Stephen Elledge, Ph.D. Friday May 18, 2018

By |2019-06-05T14:22:49+00:00May 17th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics, Proteomic|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 18, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Stephen J. Elledge Ph.D. Gregor Mendel Professor Department of Genetics Harvard Medical School Microgenetics: What We Can Learn About Protein Degradation from Bits of Genes Recommended Readings: Science News Your viral infection history in a single drop of blood. June 4, 2015. ScienceDaily Empirical Articles [...]

Recommended Readings: Shai Shaham, Ph.D., Monday April 16, 2018

By |2019-04-09T19:18:28+00:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Neurosciences and Behavior|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 16, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Shai Shaham, Ph.D. Richard E. Salomon Family Professor and Head Laboratory of Developmental Genetics The Rockefeller University Uncovering Cell Death Treasure Hiding in Plain Sight Recommended Readings: Science News Brandon Specktor. See How a Single Cell Dies in Gory, Intricate Detail. (March 28, 2018). [...]

Recommended Readings: Michael P. Rout, Ph.D. Monday April 2, 2018

By |2019-06-05T15:19:13+00:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cancer Biology, Chemical Biology, Immunology, Microbiology, Monday Lectures, Virology|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, April 2, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Michael P. Rout, Ph.D. Professor Laboratory of Cellular and Structural Biology The Rockefeller University A Hole New View: Structure-Function Mapping of the Nuclear Pore Complex Recommended Readings: Science News March 15, 2018. Scientists map the portal to the cell’s nucleus. Science Daily. Empirical Articles [...]

Recommended Readings: Sanford M. Simon, Ph.D. Monday March 19, 2018

By |2019-03-26T17:56:25+00:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: Biophysics, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Chemical Biology, Immunobiology, Microbiology, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology, Virology|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, March 19, 2018  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Sanford M. Simon, Ph.D. Professor and Head Laboratory of Cellular Biophysics The Rockefeller University ESCRTing Viruses out of the Cell: Lessons from HIV-1 Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Itano, Michelle S.; Arnion, Helene; Wolin, Sandra L.; et al. (2018). Recruitment of 7SL RNA to assembling [...]

Recommended Readings: Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D. Friday February 23rd, 2018

By |2019-04-09T19:30:27+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Cancer Biology, Development, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 23rd, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D. Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor and Head Robin Chemers Neustein Laboratory of Mammalian Cell Biology and Development The Rockefeller University Stem Cells in Silence, Action, and Cancer Recommended Readings: Science News David Nield. Our Skin Can ‘Remember’ Inflammation, And It Could Help Us [...]