Brain Tumor Treatment with Stem Cells



Guests: Dr. Shawn Hingtgen, Assistant Professor, Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy; Dr. Matthew Ewend, Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery, UNC, Group Leader, NeuroOncology, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Topics: Stem cell therapies for brain cancer (glioblastoma multiforme), mouse models, real-time non-invasive imaging, clinical perspectives on brain tumor treatment

 

Hingtgen Lab

Shawn’s faculty page

Therapeutically engineered induced neural stem cells are tumour-homing and inhibit progression of glioblastoma, (abstract), Nature Communications, February, 2016

“Meet Matthew Ewend, MD”

Scicast: Early Tumour Response from Stereotactic Radiosurgery Predicts Outcome

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo March 30, 2016

 

hingtgenphoto Dr. Shawn Hingtgen

 

 

 

 

ewendphoto2 Dr. Matthew Ewend

Bone Structure, Metabolism, & Biophysical Forces

Guest: Dr. Janet Rubin, Professor, Department of Medicine, UNC School of Medicine
Topics: Triggering bone formation from mesenchymal stem cells, mechanisms of exercise effects on bone quantity and quality

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Dr. Janet Rubin

 

Rubin Lab home page

Faculty page at Diabetes Center for Research

“Intranuclear Actin Regulates Osteogenesis” Stem Cell, September 2015

Awesome “accident” turns stem cells into bone

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo March 23, 2016

Pharmacogenomics

Guest: Dr. Tim Wiltshire, Director, Center for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Topics: Pharmacogenomics, clinical implementation, pharmacy implementation, advances in the field

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                        Dr. Tim Wiltshire

 

UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Center for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy

Tim Wiltshire Lab

Tim’s UNC faculty page

Click to Download: Radio In Vivo March 9, 2016