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. Speakers in our series represent the research programs of the MCC: Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention, Cellular Mechanisms, Genetic Mechanisms, Immunology, Screening, Prevention, Etiology and Cancer Survivorship (SPECS), and Transplant Biology & Therapy.

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: 625-5129,

Upcoming Seminars

Oxidative Stress Defenses in Cancer

March 19, 2019

Joan Brugge PhD, Louise Foote Pfeiffer Professor of Cell Biology, Director of the Ludwing Center, Harvard Medical School

Leveraging PTEN nuclear function for therapeutic intervention in glioma

March 26, 2019

Frank Furnari, PhD, Member and Head, Laboratory of Tumor Biology, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Professor-Department of Pathology, University of California-San Diego


April 2, 2019