McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Chemical Strategies to Modulate the Anti-Cancer Immune Response


Monday, January 29, 2018


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

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