Exploring major topics in cancer research
We're highlighting the current leaders in their field of study.
Established scientist. Known for significant contributions to cancer research, either through a single scientific discovery or body of work. With lasting impact on the field, they have demonstrated a lifetime of commitment to progress against cancer.
Rising star. These investigators are emerging leaders, asking important, significant and often non-obvious questions. They bring fresh ideas, initiative, curiosity, flexibility and a demonstrated promise for bold new areas of cancer research.
Series organized by Svasti Haricharan, Ph.D. Dr. Haricharan focuses on the role of DNA damage repair in inducing resistance to endocrine therapy in breast cancer, particularly the role of HER2/4 in mismatch repair deficiency, and in identifying early driver mutations in breast cancer formation.
2023 Seminar Schedule
Drs. J. Silvio Gutkind and Matt Hangauer
Drs. Kornelia Polyak and Diwakar Ram Pattabiraman
Autophagy and Cancer
Drs. Jayanta (Jay) Debnath and Christina (Christie) Towers
Translational Cancer Biology and Drug Discovery
Drs. Charles L. Sawyers and Eytan Ruppin
Drs. Diane Simeone and Yuliya Pylayeva-Gupta
Drs. Julio A. Aguirre-Ghiso and Cyrus Ghajar
The Hippo Pathway in Cancer
Dr. Kun-Liang Guan
Dr. M. Celeste Simon
Dr. Richard White
The Tumor Microbiome
Drs. Thomas Gajewski and Ravid Straussman
Microenvironment in Treatment Resistance
Drs. Marina Pasca di Magliano and Madeleine Oudin
Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis
Drs. Ashani Weeraratna and Shreya Raghavan
Drs. Alana Welm and Alice Soragni
Drs. Charles Swanton and Michael Hoffman
Drs. Judith Campisi and Katherine M. Aird
Drs. Rosalie Sears and Elda Grabocka
Structural Biology of Cancer
Drs. Loren Walensky and Aashish Manglik
Drs. Jeffrey C. Rathmell and Greg M. Delgoffe
Drs. Eytan Ruppin and Nikhil Wagle
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Charles Swanton, M.D. Ph.D., FRCP, FMedSci, FAACR, FRS and Michael Hoffman, Ph.D. - June 14, 2021
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