Title

Therapeutic Resistance of Lung Cancer

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

6-15-2011

Comments

Overall Goals and Objectives:

1. Mechanisms of resistance.

2. Targeting therapeutic resistance.

3. Identifying biomarkers for resistance.

Abstract

Dr. Bo Lu is a Professor in the Department of Radiology Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is also the Director in the Molecular Radiation Biology, Department of Radiation Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University. He was recently awarded the ESTRO Travel Grant Award. His research interests include radiosensitization via targeting cell death, chest radiotherapy for lung cancer and targeting lung cancer stem cells.