Robert Croyle, PhD, director of the Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences at the National Cancer Institute, will speak about the latest developments in cancer control and population sciences. The talk is sponsored by the Cancer Prevention and Control/Cancer Control Education Program.
Erica Pawlak, PhD, NanoStrings Technologies, will discuss the nCounter Analysis System, a digital nucleic acid quantification platform used for gene expression, RNA:Protein, single cell, miRNA, lncRNA, CNV, and ChIP/RIP-String analysis projects and applications.
UNC Lineberger's 2016 Geriatric Oncology Research Symposium will feature seven presentations and panel discussions focused on muscle mass, aging and function: cancer outcomes in older patients. The symposium is free but pre-registration is requested.