Cancer Biology

Recommended Readings: Michael O’Donnell, Ph.D., Monday March 2, 2020

By |2020-02-14T20:36:43+00:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Biochemistry, Biophysics, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Chemical Biology, Evolution, Monday Lectures, Organismal Biology, Recommended Readings, Structural Biology|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures    Monday, March 2, 2020 4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Michael O'Donnell, Ph.D. Anthony and Judith Evnin Professor and Head Laboratory of DNA Replication The Rockefeller University What’s New in DNA Replication?   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Lewis, Jacob S.; Spenkelink, Lisanne M.; Schauer, Grant D.; et al. (2020). Tunability of DNA Polymerase [...]

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Recommended Readings: Paul Cohen, M.D., Ph.D. Monday February 10, 2020

By |2020-01-27T17:01:05+00:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cellular Biology, Chemical Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Mechanisms of Human Disease, Metabolism, Monday Lectures|Tags: , , , , |

Monday Lectures   Monday, February 10, 2020 4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Paul Cohen, M.D., Ph.D. Albert Resnick, M.D., Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Molecular Metabolism The Rockefeller University Exploiting inefficiencies for metabolic benefit   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Wang, Wenshan; Ishibashi, Jeff; Trefely, Sophie; et al. (2019). A PRDM16-Driven Metabolic Signal from Adipocytes Regulates [...]

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Recommended Readings: Robert G. Roeder, Ph.D. Monday November 11, 2019

By |2019-10-30T17:53:56+00:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Molecular Biology|Tags: , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, November 11, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Robert G. Roeder, Ph.D. Arnold and Mabel Beckman Professor and Head Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology The Rockefeller University   50+ years of eukaryotic transcription: an expanding universe of factors and mechanisms   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Zhang D, Tang Z, Huang H, [...]

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Recommended Readings: Viviana Risca, Ph.D. Monday November 4, 2019

By |2019-10-22T17:52:39+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Monday Lectures, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , |

Monday Lectures Monday, November 4, 2019  4:00 p.m. Carson Family Auditorium Viviana Risca, Ph.D. Assistant Professor and Head Laboratory of Genome Architecture and Dynamics The Rockefeller University Probing Meso-Scale Chromatin Structure and Accessibility   Recommended Readings: Empirical Articles Risca, Viviana I. (2019). Nucleosome Orientation Map Finds Two New Chromatin Folding Motifs. CELL. 176 (3): 412-413 [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:53:12+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 [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:53:12+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 [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+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 [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:54:50+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, [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:54:51+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, [...]

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

By |2019-08-02T18:54:51+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 [...]

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