Past Seminar Series Recordings

Cancer Center Seminars are on Tuesdays from 9-10 a.m., 1-125 Cancer and Cardiovascular Research Building.

The following speakers have granted the Masonic Cancer Center permission in advance to record and publish their seminars. For more information, contact Marilyn Lindgard,, 612-625-1405.

A comparative approach towards metastasis biology and therapy

February 17, 2009

Chand Khanna, DVM, Ph.D. Head Tumor and Metastasis Biology Section Senior Scientist Center for Cancer Research Pediatric Oncology Branch National Cancer Institute

Host: Cathy S. Carlson, D.V.M., Ph.D., Diplomate A.C.V.P.

Stem cell issues in the prostate

February 10, 2009

Wendy J. Huss, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Oncology Department of Urologic Oncology Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Host: Kaylee Schwertfeger, Ph.D.

Genomics of sarcoma: Insights from microRNA and mRNA expression profiles

December 16, 2008

Subbaya Subramanian, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Lab Medicine and Pathology University of Minnesota


Cancer prevention by tea: Molecular mechanisms and human relevance

December 2, 2008

Chung S. Yang, Ph.D. Chair Department of Chemical Biology John L. Colaizzi Chair in Pharmacy Susan Lehman Cullman Laboratory for Cancer Research Rutgers University

Host: Mindy Kurzer, Ph.D.

Nanotechnology for advanced diagnosis and therapy of cancer

November 25, 2008

Indrajit Roy, Ph.D. Deputy Director Biophotonics Division Institute for Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics Department of Chemistry. SUNY-Buffalo

Host: Jayanth Panyam, Ph.D.

Cell-cell contact regulation in the pancreas and pancreatic cancer

November 11, 2008

Markus M. Lerch, M.D. F.R.C.P. Professor and Chair Department of Medicine A. Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald

Host: Ashok Saluja, Ph.D.

Temperature matters: Exploiting immunologic and vascular effects of hyperthermia to improve cancer therapy

October 21, 2008

Elizabeth A. Repasky, Ph.D. The Dr. William Huebsch Professor in Immunology Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Host: John Bishof, Ph.D.

Understanding basic mechanisms suggests novel therapeutic targets for MLL leukemia Note: audio does not work for the first 3-4 minutes of recording.

October 14, 2008

Nancy Zeleznik-Le, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine

Host: John Kersey, M.D.

Cardio-Oncology: A new clinical frontier and a novel platform for investigation

December 31, 1969

Javid Moslehi, M.D.Assistant Professor of MedicineDirector, Cardio-Oncology Program Vanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center Vanderbilt University

Host: Anne Blaes, M.D.

Oncolytic viruses for cancer imaging and therapy

December 31, 1969

Yuam Fong, M.D.ChairDepartment of SurgeryCity of Hope

Host: Julia Davydova, M.D., Ph.D.