Hanspeter Nägeli: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2019

Name Prof. Dr. Hanspeter Nägeli
(Professor Universität Zürich (UZH))
Universität Zürich
Winterthurerstrasse 260
Inst. f. Vet.-Pharma. u. Toxikol.
8057 Zürich
Telephone044 635 87 63
Fax044 635 89 10
DepartmentHealth Sciences and Technology

376-1582-00LAdvances in Translational Cancer Research2 credits2VH. Nägeli
AbstractThe goal of this course is that students meet leading scientists in cancer research from the Zurich area and get the possibility to discuss with them their current advances. The focus will be on translational cancer research with applications in diagnosis and therapy.
ObjectiveStudents understand selected topic of translational cancer research. They gain insights into the methodology of leading cancer research scientist from the Zurich area.
ContentSelected topics of current translational cancer research at ETH, University, University Hospital and Childrens' Hospital Zurich. Examples: molecular cancer biomarkers, clinical studies, diagnostic imaging, radiotherapy, immunotherapy, management of metastasis, cancer viruses, new therapeutic strategies. The presentations are in English or German.
Lecture notesLecturers provide their presentations in the form of handouts.
LiteratureThe lecturers recommend specific publications for further reading.
Prerequisites / NoticePrevious attendance at the lecture 376-1581-00L, Krebs: Grundlagen, Ursachen und Therapie