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JCCC and UCLA IIIT Seminar Featuring Dr. Gay Crooks
Manipulating the Thymus in Development and Transplantation
Date: 3/18/2014
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: NRB Auditorium
Los Angeles, California 90095

JCCC SeminarDr. Gay Crooks

Presented by:
Gay Crooks, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Associate Director, JCCC Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program Area

Dr. Gay Crooks’ research program was founded on the question of how to identify and functionally define human hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells. Specific areas of investigation include stem and lymphoid progenitor expansion using regulated Mpl receptor dimerization, VEGF-mediated angiogenesis in the neonatal thymus and lymphoid commitment during hESC differentiation.

Light lunch served

Co-sponsored by the David Geffen School of Medicine Initiative in Immunity, Inflammation, Infection, and Transplantation (I3T), the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, and the Center for AIDS Research