CCR presentations at AACR


Several CCR scientists will present their research at the AACR Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL, between April 14-18, 2018. Selected oral presentations are listed below. A full list of abstracts can be found on the AACR website.

Sunday, April 15, 2018

Time Title Authors Session
1:30 PM - 1:55 PM CAR T-cells in myeloma James N. Kochenderfer, NCI-CCR RADR02 - Multiple Myeloma
3:15 PM - 3:20 PM FLT3 chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy induces B to T cell lineage switch in infant acute lymphoblastic leukemia Terry Fry lab, NCI-CCR PD.CL02.01 - Pediatric Cancer: Poster Discussion

Monday, April 16, 2018

Time Title Authors Session
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Meet-the-Expert Session Sriram Subramaniam, NCI-CCR ME55 - Cryo-EM in Cancer Research
11:00 AM - 11:25 AM The role of the blood-tumor barrier in brain metastases Patricia S. Steeg, NCI-CCR RAOS08 - Brain Metastasis
11:30 AM - 11:55 AM The microbiome at the intersection of host genetics and environmental cues in cancer Giorgio Trinchieri, NCI-CCR RADT08 - Microbiome Interplay with Therapy Response
1:05 PM - 1:30 PM Understanding tumor escape on a whole genome level Nicholas Restifo, NCI-CCR SY13 - Resistance to Immunotherapy: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Mechanisms

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Time Title Authors Session
1:05 PM - 1:25 PM Metastatic progression enabled by stromal and immune cell plasticity Rosie Kaplan, NCI-CCR SY37 - Tumor-Host Interactions Regulating Cancer Metastasis
4:05 PM - 4:20 PM Regulating the regulator: Long noncoding RNAs in the p53 network in colorectal cancer Ashish Lal, NCI-CCR MS.MCB10.01 - Understanding the Genomic Dark Matter
4:05 PM - 4:20 PM Crosstalk between epithelial-IKKα-deletion and symbiotic bacterial-fungal infection in skin carcinogenesis Yinling Hu, NCI-CCR MS.TB06.02 - Expanding the Definition of the Tumor Microenvironment

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Time Title Authors Session
10:50 AM - 11:15 AM RNA modifications and cell identity: The importance of forgetting the past to embrace the future Pedro Batista, NCI-CCR SY43 - RNA Modifications in Cancer
11:15 AM - 11:40 AM Multimodality prostate cancer imaging: Integrating diagnostic information Peter Choyke, NCI-CCR RADT02 - Molecular Prostate Imaging with PSMA and Targeted Agents