McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

Medulloblastoma in Children: From Bedside to Bench — Research

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This video discusses evidence for the presence of a medulloblastoma stem cell that drives tumorigenesis in this malignant childhood tumor and how developmental signaling pathways may be aberrantly activated to cause this childhood brain tumour.

Speaker: Dr. Sheila Singh, an associate professor of the Department of Surgery, Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences and Department of Pediatrics; scientist of the McMaster Stem Cell and Cancer Research Institute; and Canada Research Chair in Human Cancer Stem Cell Biology at McMaster University