Molecular Pathology Special Interest Track-Current Advances in Melanoma and Brain Metastases

The Society for Neuro-Oncology and the Molecular Pathology Special Interest Track is pleased to announce the SNO Pathology FAST (First Author) Talk series.

Molecular Pathology Special Interest Track-Current Advances in Melanoma and Brain Metastases

Melanoma-Secreted Amyloid Beta Suppresses Neuroinflammation and Promotes Brain Metastasis

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Target Audience

Neuro-Oncologists, Neuropathologists, Neurosurgeons, and Basic and Translational researchers studying brain tumors

Learning Objectives

1. Melanoma-secreted amyloid beta is specifically required for growth and survival of melanoma cells in the brain parenchyma.
2. Melanoma-secreted amyloid beta suppresses inflammatory gene expression in astrocytes and protects against microglial phagocytosis

Course summary
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Kevin Kleffman, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital

Principal Investigator

Eva Hernando-Monge, PhD

NYU Langone


Adrienne Boire, MD, PhD

Memorial Sloan Kettering

Molecular Pathology Special Interest Track Chairs:

Stephen Yip, MD, PhD, Vancouver General Hospital

Sandro Santagata, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School

Jason Huse, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance


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