Jian Ma, PhD, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Novel sulindac derivatives with potent and selective anticancer activity by targeting phospodiesterase 10A and Ras
Gary A. Piazza, PhD, Chief, Drug Discovery Research Center, Abraham A. Mitchell Distinguished Investigator, Professor of Oncologic Sciences and Pharmacology, University of South Alabama Mitchell Cancer Institute
Mark your calendars for the UNC Lineberger Annual Scientific Retreat, being held on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Carolina Club on campus. This year’s program will feature an array of faculty presentations and a State of the Cancer Center talk by our Director, Dr. Sharpless.
100 Friday Center Drive
Chromatin and epigenetic regulation play crucial roles in gene expression, stem cell pluripotency and human disease. Eight known experts are invited and confirmed to attend this Abcam meeting, intended to promote current understanding and advancement in the broad and exiting field. It shall encourage scientific collaboration among the community, inspire new idea, and thus promote basic research in chromatin biology and epigenetics. Register by August 28 to save your seat!
150 Dubose Home Ln, Chapel Hill, NC
The purpose of the UNC/Duke Developmental/Molecular Therapeutics Retreat is to provide both institutes with an overview of the science generated out of the two programs and explore how collaborations could be established for future grant submissions or inter-institutional consortium projects.
31 Woodfin St, Asheville, NC 28801
In partnership with the Mountain Area Health Education Center, this all-day Continuing Medical Education Conference is provided through leadership of the course director Dr. Jared Weiss from the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. The event will focus on tissue acquisition, predictive markers and prognostic markers to improve cancer care for lung cancer, colon cancer, melanoma and leukemia/lymphoma. 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are available for this educational activity.