ICaRE Science Seminar: Do we now characterize cancer as a metabolic disease?

Event date: 

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 2:30pm

Location: 

Room S100, Natural Science Building
ICare Science Seminar at SUNY Old Westbury

Description: 

 

Please join us as Geoffrey D. Girnun, Ph.D., Director of Cancer Metabolomics at Stony Brook Medicine will be speaking on our campus.  Dr. Girnun’s research is currently focused on the metabolic control of hepatocellular carcinoma by PGC1 alpha and he is also investigating PPAR gamma coactivation in obesity and colon cancer.   This event is sponsored by the Institute of Cancer Research and Education (ICaRE).  Learn more about ICare at www.oldwestbury.edu/icare.