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Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Responses in the Tumor Immuno-Environment

Hostile conditions in the tumor microenvironment provoke persistent endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress in cancer cells and infiltrating immune cells. Aberrant activation of ER stress sensors and their downstream signaling pathways have emerged as key regulators of tumor growth, metastasis, and response to chemotherapy and immunotherapy. This talk will discuss the physiological inducers of ER stress in the tumor milieu and the profound immunomodulatory effects of sustained ER stress responses in cancer hosts.

Dial-In Information

Streamed Online via MS Teams

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Thursday, March 25 at 10:00am to 11:00am

Virtual Event
Event Type

Webinar

Attendance Options

Livestream Video

Category

Research

Department & Center
Department of Nanomedicine
Speaker

Juan R. Cubillos-Ruiz, PhD, William J. Ledger, M.D., Assistant Professor for Infection and Immunology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center, Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis Graduate Program, Weill Cornell Medicine - Cornell University

Contact Email

cmorgan@houstonmethodist.org

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