University of Pittsburgh

Spotlight Session 12

Scientific Serendipity
2:00 p.m., Friday, 9 October
Science Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor

Moderator

Bruce A. Freeman, PhD

Presentations

Biomarkers for Proper Drug Selection: Omics May Not Be Enough
Zoltán N. Oltvai, MD

Mechanistic Studies Reveal Novel Therapeutic Targets for the Treatment of Sepsis
Timothy R. Billiar, MD

Merkel Cell Polyomavirus Small T Oncoprotein Reveals CDK1-Regulated Cap-Dependent Translation during Mitosis
Masahiro Shuda, PhD

A Tooth for an Eye—And Other Unexpected Ways To Restore Vision with Stem Cells
James L. Funderburgh, PhD