Biology of Cancer I Fall 2018

CELLULAR & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF CANCER
PATH G4500-001: FALL 2018

Course Directors: Anna Lasorella, M.D., Ph.D. (212) 851-5240
Richard Baer, Ph.D. (212) 851-5275
Location: Irving Cancer Research Center Auditorium
Ground Floor, 1130 St. Nicholas Ave., NY 10032
Time: Time: 5:00–6:20 PM on selected M & W*  Schedule as of 8/28/2018

 

Date Day Lecturer Email address Topics Handouts
9/5/18 W A. Lasorella

al2179@cumc.columbia.edu

Course structure and readings AL
9/10 M A. Iavarone

al2179@cumc.columbia.edu

Cell cycle: RB and related proteins AI
9/12 W R. Baer rb670@columbia.edu Dominant oncogenes, I

RB1

9/17 M R. Baer rb670@columbia.edu Dominant oncogenes, II RB2
9/19 W A. Ferrando af2196@cumc.columbia.edu Molecular genetics of leukemia  
9/24 M V. Murty vvm2@cumc.columbia.edu Tumor cytogenetics VM1
9/26 W No class      
10/1 M H. Hibshoosh hhh1@columbia.edu Tumor pathology HH
10/3 W S. Zha sz2296@columbia.edu DNA repair and checkpoints SZ
10/8 M No class Columbus Day    
10/10 W T. Gonda Tg2214@cumc.columbia.edu Role of the tumor stroma  
10/15 M P. Dalerba pdd2109@icg.cpmc.columbia.edu Stem cells and cancer  
10/17 W

K. Olive
Take-home Midterm Exam

kpo2104@cumc.columbia.edu 

Mouse models of cancer
Midterm Exam due 10/24

 
10/22 M

P. Sims

Pas2182@cumc.columbia.edu

Systems Biology

 
10/24 W W. Gu
Turn in Midterm
wg8@cumc.columbia.edu The p53 tumor suppressor  
10/29 M

S. Acharyya

Sa3141@cumc.columbia.edu Cancer metastasis  
10/31 W

C. Troy

Cmt2@cumc.columbia.edu

Apoptosis and cancer

 
11/5 M C. Chio Ic2445@cumc.columbia.edu Cancer Metabolism  
11/7 W G. Su gs2157@cumc.columbia.edu Pancreatic carcinoma as a cancer model  
11/12 M T. Palomero Tp2151@cumc.columbia.edu T cell lymphoma  
11/14 W L. Pasqualucci Lp171@cumc.columbia.edu Lymphoma as a cancer model  
11/19 M No class Thanksgiving Week

 

 
11/21 W No class Thanksgiving Week    
11/26 W K. Basso Kb451@cumc.columbia.edu MicroRNAs in cancer  
11/28
Last class
W A. Kim
+ Take-home
Final Exam

ak309@columbia.edu

Skin cancers: biology & therapy  
 12/5 W Turn in Final Exam      

 

Please note: Some dates are tentative but will be finalized soon.