Cancer Center Seminar Series

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About the Seminar Series

Presented by Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota this interdisciplinary seminar series provides a venue for basic-science and clinical researchers to hear about cutting-edge work in all areas of cancer. The series features invited speakers and MCC faculty with expertise in selected topics related to cancer. 

Tuesdays, 9-10 a.m., Seminar Room, First Floor, Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building (simulcast in 450 MCRB, Hormel Institute room 155, and Duluth, 112-SMed )

Seminar presentations are recorded when possible and available to view on the MCC YouTube page.

For more information: 624-0653,

Upcoming Seminars

Cancer Progression: Failure of Resolution of Inflammation and Tumor Debris?

November 19, 2019

Dipak Panigrahy, MD, PhD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard University

Host: David Potter, MD, PhD


November 26, 2019

3D Biofabrication for Testable Cancer Modeling

December 3, 2019

Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortari, PhD
Professor & Vice-Chair for Research
Dept of Pediatrics Div. of Blood & Marrow Transplantation
University of Minnesota

Development under stress: roles of ubiquitin in cell fate specification and disease

December 10, 2019

Michael Rape, PhD
Investigator, HHMI
Dr. K. Peter Hirth Chair of Cancer Biology
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
UC Berkeley

Host: Anja Bielinsky, PhD

Biomaterial platforms to study and treat ovarian cancer

December 17, 2019

Samira Azarin, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
University of Minnesota


December 24, 2019


December 31, 2019