Synopsis: Signaling through the IGF-1R is complex in breast cancers. We have generated a mouse line containing both MMTV-Wnt1 and MMTV-dnIGF-1R transgenes that leads to increased metastasis through increased cellular stress, an altered EMT phenotype, and an influx of tumor evasive immune cells.
Start Time: Friday, November 17, 2017 9:15 AM
End Time: Friday, November 17, 2017 10:15 AM
Location: Foran Hall
Address: 59 Dudley Road
Campus: George H. Cook
Room: 138A
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: N/A
Speaker: Alison Obr, PhD
Sponsor: Animal Sciences
Category: Talk, Lecture, Seminar
Contact Name: Wendie Cohick, Ph.D.
Contact Email: cohick@rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-6319