LUCC Skin Cancer Webinar
Lund University Cancer Centre (LUCC) translational Skin Cancer Network will organize a webinar on February 15th 2021, 15.00 CET (9 AM EST).
LUCC Melanoma Webinar, February 15th CET 15-16.30
During the last decade the treatment landscape in melanoma has dramatically changed with clinical introduction of targeted and immunotherapy. In this webinar two world leading scientists will present. In addition, Professors Wargo and Weeraratna are both extremely successful female scientists and will give their view on women in science.
15.00- 15.30 Jennifer Wargo M.D., M.MSc
Professor Genomic Medicine and Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Understanding responses to cancer therapy: the tissue is the issue, the scoop is in the poop, and diet and hormones matter
15.35 - 16.05 Ashani T. Weeraratna Ph.D.
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Cancer Biology, E.V. McCollum Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Co-Program Leader, Cancer Invasion and Metastasis, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Age against the machine: How normal aging drives tumor progression
16.10 - 16.30 Q & A session