McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Chemical Strategies to Modulate the Anti-Cancer Immune Response

Date:

Monday, January 29, 2018

Speaker:

Dr. Anthony Rullo, Assistant Professor (Chemical Immunology), Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster Immunology Research Centre, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Chemical Biology Graduate Program, McMaster University

Learning Objectives:

  • Exposure to the current arsenal of monoclonal antibody (mAb) based anti-cancer strategies
  • Understanding the mode(s) of action of mAb therapies and their limitations
  • Insight into the Host Immune Recognition of Cancer
  • How chemistry can be used to redirect the function of native biomolecules

Contact Information:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: demystifyingmedicine@gmail.com

Cathy Stampfli
Phone: 905-521-2100 Ext. 73115