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Cell Cycle and Cancer Mini Symposium

Event Details


April 26, 2024
1-6 pm


Huntsman Cancer Institute 
Research South Auditorium

Registration for the mini symposium is now closed


Sabrina Spencer, PhD

University of Colorado, Boulder 

Topic: Mechanisms of sensitivity and resistance to CDK2 inhibitors

Jan Skotheim, PhD

Stanford University

Topic: How cell growth triggers cell division

Andrei Goga, MD, PhD

University of California, San Francisco

Topic: Understanding CDK1 Function and Cancer Vulnerabilities

Astrid Ruefli-Brasse, PhD

Pfizer Inc.

Topic: Targeting Cyclin Dependent Kinase in Breast Cancer and Beyond

Steven Cappell, PhD

National Cancer Institute

Topic: Molecular mechanisms underlying cell cycle dynamics and heterogenous cell fate


The symposium is sponsored by the Experimental Therapeutics (ET), Cell Response and Regulation (CRR), and Nuclear Control of Cell Growth and Differentiation (NC) Programs in partnership with the Melanoma and Breast & Gynecological Cancers Disease Centers