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CLASS: Dr Natasha Kyprianou, University of Kentucky

Date: 18 October 2017

Venue: UCD Conway Lecture Theatre

Time: 12 noon (*NB change of date to accommodate travel from US) 

SpeakerDr Natasha Kyprianou, University of Kentucky 

Title: “Overcoming therapeutic resistance in advanced prostate cancer”

Abstract:
Objective 1: To discuss potential combination strategies of targeting tubulin and AR interaction/localization by causing lethal EMT, in pre-clinical models of prostate cancer. Impact in improving treatment outcomes in patients
Objective 2: To interrogate the EMT-MET interconversions leading to re-differentiation process by antiandrogen/taxane combination treatment as a driver of therapeutic resistance in hormone–sensitive prostate cancer and metastatic CRPC pre-clinical models.

Refreshments available outside the lecture theatre from 11.40am

October
24 Katie Scott, Cancer Research UK
31 Silvestre Vicent-Cambra, CIMA University of Navarra

November
07 Dr. Justin O'Grady, University of East Anglia
14 Prof. Aras Kadioglu, University of Liverpool
21 Dr. Dave Carter, Oxford Brookes University
28 Prof. Saoirse O'Sullivan, University of Nottingham

December
05 Dr. Rachel McLoughlin, Trinity College Dublin
12 Dr. Ian Macaulay, Earlham Institute

Associate sponsors of the Conway Lecture & Seminar Series 2017/2018

BioSciences  Cruinn Diagnostics Ltd ‌

 

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