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Molecular and Cellular Biology Colloquium
September 30, 2015
"The Evolution and Ecology of Neoplastic Cells," Carlo Maley, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Biodesign’s Cancer and Evolution Lab More information
Learning from extinction: new insights on controlling cancer
February 17, 2015
The earth is in the throes of a sixth mass extinction of species. Unlike those that preceded it, the current die-off is largely driven by human activity—the destruction of diverse habitats; the pollution of air, earth, and water; the disruption of the planet’s climate. According to a new study however, humankind’s ability to understand (and often drive) species extinction may be harnessed in the battle against cancer. Carlo Maley, Ph.D., a researcher at the Biodesign Institute's...