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CEM/CCRCB Special Seminar by Professor David Bates

CEM/CCRCB Special Seminar by Professor David Bates

5 Sep 2014 1:00PM - 5 Sep 2014 2:00PM

Description: The Centre for Experimental Medicine and the Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology are pleased to announce a jointly-hosted seminar by Professor David Bates, Professor of Oncology at the University of Nottingham, on Friday 5 September 2014. Professor Bates will present a talk on “Next generation cancer treatments - understanding the tumour microenvironment". Professor Bates' research focuses on the role of VEGF in regulating endothelial cells’ function at all levels from molecular regulation to whole systems physiology. This includes the role of blood vessel growth and permeability in cancers, heart and vascular disease (including atherosclerosis, and coronary ischaemia, myocardial infarction, peripheral vascular disease), diabetes, (including retinopathy, nephropathy, vasculopathy and peripheral ischemia), rheumatoid arthritis, renal disease, lymphatic diseases, oedema (swelling) including burns, shock, septicaemia, meningitis, nephritis. Date: Friday 5 September 2014 Time: 1 – 2 pm Venue: North Lecture Theatre, Medical Biology Centre, Lisburn Road, Belfast If you would like to make an appointment to speak to Professor Bates during his visit to the University please contact the Centre for Experimental Medicine, tel: 028 9063 2636, email: cem@qub.ac.uk.
Venue: North Lecture Theatre, Medical Biology Centre, Lisburn Road, Belfast
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