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.