WVCTSI will host faculty candidate Brian Boone, M.D., complex general surgical oncology fellow at the University of Pittsburgh, as a guest speaker on Tuesday, October 10. The title of Dr. Boone’s seminar is “Targeting Autophagy and Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in Pancreatic Cancer: From Bench to Bedside and Back.”
Please mark your calendar and join us from 12 to 1 p.m. in room 2157 of the WVU Health Sciences Center North.
Patrick Ma, M.D., co-leader of the WVU Cancer Institute Sara Crile Allen & James Frederick Allen Comprehensive Lung Cancer Program and director of the Clinical Lung Cancer Program, and Xiaoliang Wu, M.D., Ph.D., postdoctoral research fellow in Dr. Ma’s lab, were featured presenters at the 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Scientific Meeting this June.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Common Fund announces fiscal year 2019 funding opportunities for the NIH Director’s Pioneer Award, New Innovator Award, Transformative Research Award, and Early Independence Award in the High-Risk, High-Reward Research program.
West Virginia University researchers may have uncovered the cause of muscle fatigue in breast cancer patients.