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Immunology Forum Seminar Series featuring Dr. Yvonne Chen
Engineering Smarter and Stronger T Cells for Adoptive T-cell Therapy for Cancer
Date: 1/28/2014
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: NRB Auditorium
Los Angeles, California 90095

JCCC Seminar

Dr. Yvonne Chen

Presented by:
Yvonne Chen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Member, JCCC Tumor Immunology Program Area

Dr. Yvonne Chen's research focuses on applying molecular and synthetic biology techniques to rewire and construct novel biological circuits for applications in health and medicine, particularly in cell-based immunotherapy. Current projects include the engineering of next-generation chimeric antigen receptors and rewiring cytokine signaling pathways for adoptive T-cell therapy against cancer.

Light lunch served

Co-Sponsored by the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and the Center for AIDS Research