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Finding Genius Podcast

Mar 4, 2021

When it comes to radiation therapy for cancer, cellular resistance to it can be a death sentence. What is the genetic basis for this resistance in humans? And what on earth do zebrafish have to do with it?

Well…a lot.

 Tune in to learn:

  • Why it’s nearly impossible to conduct unbiased research on mice and other...


Mar 3, 2021

The latest in cancer therapeutics is just around the corner. Press play to learn from a true expert in the field and discover:

  • How immune checkpoint inhibitors work
  • What can be learned from the triangular communication that occurs between a primary tumor, metastatic site, and bone marrow
  • When new and unprecedented...


Mar 2, 2021

Cancer has impacted almost every single person on the planet in one way or another. Maybe you’ve had it yourself, or know someone who has. Despite how long it’s plagued the human species, the opportunities for a deeper understanding of its causes and mechanisms are vast.

Tune in to discover:

  • How cells undergo...


Feb 28, 2021

You could very well have cancer cells circulating in your body at this very moment. But don’t worry, because if you do, you’ll probably never know it. And you can thank your immune system for that.

So how does cancer develop at all? Why and when does the immune system fail to protect us from cancer? And how can this...


Feb 24, 2021

Are customized cancer treatments a real possibility? Benjamin D. Hopkins, Ph.D. is Assistant Professor of Genomics and Genetic Sciences, Oncological Sciences, and the co-leader of the Functional Genomics Pipeline at The Tisch Cancer Institute. His cancer genetics research has developed an automated screening...