Focus On: The Tumor Microbiome

Thomas Gajewski, M.D., Ph.D. and Ravid Straussman, M.D., Ph.D.
Cancer Center Seminar Series-NCI-Designated Cancer Center
Tumor microbiome speakers photo

Date and time

February 8, 2021

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM PT



We're bringing together two types of leaders in cancer research.



Thomas Gajewski, M.D., Ph.D.
AbbVie Foundation Professor of Pathology
The University of Chicago

"Mechanisms of microbiome impacting cancer immunotherapy"

Ravid Straussman, M.D., Ph.D.
The Roel C. Buck Career Development Chair
Weizmann Institute of Science

"Characterizing the tumor microbiome and its effects on response to therapy"