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Broegelmann Lecture – Vijay Kuchroo

Welcome to the Broegelmann Lecture, this time by Vijay Kuchroo, titled “Role of Tim-3 in regulating anti-tumor immunity.” Kuchroo's talk focuses on the immune system's role in modern cancer therapy.

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The Broegelmann Lecture proudly presents speaker Vijay Kuchroo, DVM, PhD, Samuel L. Wasserstrom Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School, Senior Scientist Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Co-Director of the Center for Infection and Immunity at the Brigham Research Institutes, Boston.

Lecture title: “Role of Tim-3 in regulating anti-tumor immunity”.

This builds in part on the Nature article Dixon KO, Tabaka M, Schramm MA, Xiao S, Tang R, Dionne D, Anderson AC, Rozenblatt-Rosen O, Regev A, Kuchroo VK. TIM-3 restrains anti-tumour immunity by regulating inflammasome activation. Nature. 2021, Jul;595(7865):101-6. doi: 10.1038/s41586-021-03626-9. PMID: 34108686.

Place: Digital event in Zoom. Link: https://uib.zoom.us/j/67797033399?pwd=OVN2dWFReW5sU3d4d0d4VXJaN1NlQT09

When: October 15 at 14:00 to 15:00.

Arranged by: The Research Group Immunology and Rheumatology, NSI Bergen and The Bergen Research School in Inflammation.