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New York Cancer Genomics Research Network Meeting

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.

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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  • Lydia Finley, PhD

    Assistant Member
    Cell Biology Program
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Assistant Professor
    Weill Cornell Medical College

    "Metabolic Regulation of Cell Fate Decisions"
  • Vijay G. Sankaran, MD, PhD

    Lodish Family Chair, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Boston Children’s Hospital
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
    Attending Physician, Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer and Blood Disorders Center
    Robertson Investigator, New York Stem Cell Foundation
    Principal Faculty Member, Harvard Stem Cell Institute
    Associate Member, Broad Institute

    “Insights into Inherited Predisposition to Blood Cancers"
  • Chenxu Zhu, PhD

    Postdoctoral Fellow
    Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, San Diego
    Core Member (Incoming 2022)
    New York Genome Center
    Assistant Professor (Incoming 2022), Department of Physiology and Biophysics
    Institute for Computational Biomedicine
    Weill Cornell Medicine

    "Joint Analysis of Histone Modifications and Transcriptome in Single Cells"
Moderated by
  • Harold Varmus headshot
    Harold Varmus, MD

    Senior Associate Core Member
    New York Genome Center
    Lewis Thomas University
    Professor of Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medicine

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