New paper by Prof. Andrea Alimonti lab

news on 16 Feb , 2018
We will treat cancer by making it “slim down” The research team led by Prof. Andrea Alimonti has identified a genetic mechanism that lead to dysregulated de novo lipid synthesis for tumorigenesis in prostate as published in a recent article in the journal Nature Genetics.  The research team discovered that genetic amplification and overexpression of PDC subunits and nuclear trans-localizatio...
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Seminar Prof. Luca Scorrano “Mitochondrial shape changes and cancer”

news on 19 Feb , 2018
International PhD Program in Cancer Biology and Oncology of USI "Mitochondrial shape changes and cancer" Prof. Luca Scorrano Director, Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine Chair of Biochemistry, Dept. of Biology University of Padua, Italy IRB Conference Room Via V. Vela 6, Bellinzona, Monday, February 19th 2018, 4.00 pm Contact: Andrea Alimonti, andrea.alimonti@ior.usi.ch Sup...
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Seminar Karin E. de Visser, Ph.D. “The Immune System: A Double-Edged Sword in Metastatic Breast Cancer”

news on 15 Jan , 2018
International PhD Program in Cancer Biology and Oncology of USI  “The Immune System: A Double-Edged Sword in Metastatic Breast Cancer” Karin E. de Visser, Ph.D. Division of Tumor Biology & Immunology The Netherlands Cancer Institute/ Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital Amsterdam (NL) IRB Conference Room, Via V. Vela 6, Bellinzona, Monday, January 15th 2018, 4 pm Contact: Andrea Ali...
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