New York Cancer Genomics Research Network Meeting

October 5, 2021, 5:00pm – 7:00pm | New York Genome Center

To advance collaborative efforts on cancer genomics, the New York Genome Center (NYGC) hosts meetings on the first Tuesday of every month to bring together leading cancer researchers, clinicians and postdocs from the NYGC’s Institutional Founding Members and other key academic institutions.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM:  Speaker Presentations and Q&A

This will be a VIRTUAL meeting via Zoom.


Harold Varmus Harold Varmus, MD
Senior Associate Core Member
New York Genome Center

Lewis Thomas University
Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine



Robert K. Bradley, PhD
Professor, Public Health Sciences and Basics Sciences Divisions
Mcllwain Family Endowed Chair in Data Science
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center 

Synthetic Introns Enable Mutation-Dependent Targeting of Cancer Cells


Tal Danino, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Columbia University 

Engineering Bacteria for Cancer Therapy


Lilian C. Kabeche, PhD
Assistant Professor, Molecular Physics and Biochemistry
Member of the Cancer Biology Institute
Yale University 

ATR Maintains Proper CENP-A Occupancy to Prevent Genome Instability


Moderated by Harold Varmus, MD
Discussion and Q&A will take place after each speaker presents.

These meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month; when held in person, they are attended by principal investigators and their trainees in the New York region, and are intended to be viewed by anyone in the world with an internet connection.

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