The ICMB Seminar Series

Dr. James P. Allison

“Targeting Immune Checkpoints in Cancer Therapy: New Insights and Opportunities"

May 8th, 2014 at 4:00pm

MBB 1.210

  • ICMB Seminar: September 11th 2014; Dr. Roger Cone
  • ICMB Seminar: September 18th, 2014; Dr. Kim Orth
  • ICMB Seminar: September 25th, 2014; Dr. James Eberwine
  • Fundamental research into the basic processes of living cells and tissues is crucial to future advances in medicine and biotechnology. Indeed, in few fields of study are basic discovery and practical applications so closely intertwined. In 1993 The University established the Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology to focus efforts on the revolutionary developments occurring in molecular biology, genetics, cell biology, and genomics. The objectives of the ICMB are:

    • to build a world-class multidisciplinary research and teaching center in cellular and molecular biology
    • to focus basic research efforts on molecular genetics and molecular biology problems that will advance our understanding of disease processes and methods for therapy or cure
    • to build a multidisciplinary center of excellence for biotechnology.

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