VCU Health Sciences Events

Monday, July 30, 2018

Pathology Grand Rounds, Ruth A. Keri, Ph.D., 'Mechanism-based Therapeutic Discovery in Breast Cancer'

Sanger Hall

"Mechanism-based Therapeutic Discovery in Breast Cancer"

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Attendees will be able to discriminate between subtypes of breast cancer and the importance of these subtypes in treating disease.
  2. Attendees will be able to explain the limitations of mTOR inhibition for cancer therapy and approaches used to overcome those limitations.
  3. Attendees will be able to describe the mechanisms of action of the epigenetic BET inhibitors in triple negative breast cancer.