Immunology Forum Seminar Series featuring Dr. Yvonne Chen
Engineering Smarter and Stronger T Cells for Adoptive T-cell Therapy for Cancer
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Los Angeles, California 90095
Yvonne Chen, Ph.D.
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