Seminar

MWRI Work-in-Progress Seminar: "Hypoxic Regulation of Glutamine Metabolism Supports Lipid Synthesis Necessary for Tumor Growth”



Date
September 29, 2015
Time
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Speaker(s)
Nicholas Denko, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Arthur G. James Comprehensive Cancer Center, Richard L. Solove Research Institute at The Ohio State University
Location
Magee-Womens Research Institute, 204 Craft Ave, Conf Center 1st Floor
Admission
Physicians earn 1.0 CMEs.
Light lunch provided. Registration is not required.
Description
These studies investigate the mechanism driving reductive glutamine metabolism in hypoxia. They highlight how metabolic reprogramming meets the biosynthetic demand of growing tumor cells with the environmental supply of nutrients.