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Distinguished Lectures in Cancer Research Series: PARPs and ADP-ribosylation in Gene Regulation and Cancer

Scientific Seminar
Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022

The Distinguished Lectures in Cancer Research series is the flagship seminar series of the Ellen and Ronald Caplan Cancer Center and features national and international leaders in basic and translational cancer research. Recent speakers (2021-2022) included Arjun Raj, Jean-Pierre Issa, Chrystal Paulos, Sharon Stack, Robert Schreiber, Judith Varner, and Julio A. Aguirre-Ghiso, among others.

This seminar series is hosted in either Caplan or Grossman Auditorium on Tuesdays from 12:00 – 1:00pm and is targeted to graduate and undergraduate students, staff, faculty, and anyone interested in cancer research.

If interested in attending or if you have any questions, please email Deborah Johnson at

  • W. Lee Kraus, Ph.D.
    Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center at UT Southwestern Medical Center
    PARPs and ADP-ribosylation in Gene Regulation and Cancer
    Faculty Host: Italo Tempera, Ph.D.

The Wistar Institute
Caplan Auditorium
3601 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19104