Joe presents a talk in the Exploiting Metabolic Vulnerabilities to Treat Cancer Minisymposium at the 2017 AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) Annual Meeting. Joe's talk is titled: Pancreatic Cancers Develop Metabolic Resistant Pathways to Glutaminase Inhibition
When, What, and Why of Perioperative Treatment of Potentially Curable Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma. Members of the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Pancreaticobiliary Tumor Center present an Oncology Grand Rounds in the Journal of Clinical Oncology on treatment for patients with potentially curable pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
The Mancias Lab is awarded a grant from the Claudia Adams Barr Program for Innovative Cancer Research
The Mancias Lab goes bowling for our first annual lab holiday party! Competition was fierce not only for bowling champion but in the Ugly Sweater Competition. Results of the 'Yankee Swap' will be debated until then 2nd annual holiday party...
The lab gets their picture taken for the update to the Department of Radiation Oncology website! Check out the pictures. Upper right hand corner: led by Vinay, the lab dresses as 'autophagy hipsters': studying autophagy way before it was cool with the recent Nobel Prize awarded to Yoshinori Oshumi (see news below). Please contact Vinay for further details.
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded to Yoshinori Ohsumi for his discoveries of mechanisms of Autophagy!