W.K. Alfred Yung, M.D.
Molecular Landscape to Management of Malignant Gliomas
Professor, Neuro-Oncology and Margaret and Ben Love Chair of Clinical Cancer Care
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Member, Moon Shots Program™ Executive Committee
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016
Dr. Yung will discuss the current knowledge of the genetic landscape and the molecular classification of malignant gliomas, and will describe how this information is applied in the clinic affecting diagnosis, targeted therapy, and immunotherapy. Dr. Yung will also discuss the molecular mechanisms of cancer resistance and molecular marker-directed drug development.