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Science 2019: Tumorigenesis—Speeding It Up and Putting on the Brakes

This spotlight session at Science 2019 will feature four Pitt scientists sharing brief presentations of some of their latest research and findings on the theme of “Speeding It Up and Putting on the Brakes.”


Alan Wells, MD, DMSc — Point-Counterpoint: Reciprocal Communication between the Disseminating Tumor Cells and the Liver Drives Dormancy and Resistance

Ferruccio Galbiati, PhD Unraveling the Role of Cellular Senescence in Cancer

Yi-Nan Gong, PhD — Necroptosis and Membrane Damages in Tumor Microenvironments

Yael Nechemia-Arbely, PhD — Guarding the Genome: Maintaining Epigenetically Defined Human Centromeres through Error Correction

Friday, October 18 at 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Alumni Hall, Room 121
4227 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260