Online Seminar Series – Seminar of the Month

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Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - 12:00 EDT

Mariam Jamal-Hanjani, MD
University College Hospital
Leveraging the TRACERx study to develop insights into cancer cachexia


Recording of the Month ...

March 8, 2023

Growing Pains: Past, Present, and Future of Pediatric Cancer Cachexia
Daniel Runco, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine




Members-Only Content »

February 8, 2023

Novel cellular models for muscle wasting disorders
Maurilio Sampaolesi, PhD, Sapienza University (Rome, Italy) and KU Leuven (Leuven, Belgium)

January 11, 2023
Trainee Talks

Illuminating the molecular foundation of cancer induced metabolic dysfunction in muscle
Steffen Henning Raun, PhD, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Adipose tissue as energy sink during cancer associated cachexia
Mengistu L. Shukare , PhD, Beckman Research Institute, USA

A chemotherapy drug cocktail dysregulates branched chain amino acid metabolism in the skeletal muscle of mice
Stephen Mora, MSc, York University, Canada

December 7, 2022

Expanding the toolbox: A new mouse model for cancer cachexia
Martina Schweiger, PhD

November 9, 2022

Cancer Cachexia and the Circadian Metabolic Clock
Selma Masri, PhD

October 12, 2022

Signaling mechanisms underlying wasting/cachexia in Drosophila
Norbert Perrimon, PhD

September 28, 2022
Trainee Talks

NAD+ repletion with niacin counteracts cancer cachexia
Marc Beltrà Bach, PhD

Activation of Akt–mTORC1 signaling reverts cancer-dependent muscle wasting (No recording available)
Alessia Geremia, PhD

Nicotinamide-N-methyltransferase mediates metabolic disruption in the liver of the cancer-bearing host
Rin Mizuno, PhD

June 8, 2022

Malnutrition: Treatment by gut microbiota?
Prof. Laurence Genton Graf, MD

May 11, 2022

Anabolic deficits in muscle wasting: paradigm lost or blind spot?
Gustavo Nader, PhD

April 20, 2022

Body composition and cancer survival: Learnings from prognostic markers from non-metastatic patients
Elizabeth Cespedes Feliciano, ScD, SM

March 9, 2022

Comprehensive Approach to Identify Novel Cancer Cachexia-Specific Biomarkers and Therapeutics
Rodney Infante, MD, PhD and Puneeth Iyengar, MD, PhD

February 16, 2022

Skeletal muscle at the center of exercise-induced inter-organ communication and systemic energy metabolism
Jorge Ruas, Pharm.D., PhD

November 9, 2021

Fasting mimicking diets and nutritional support in cancer patients
Valter Longo, PhD and Alessandro Laviano, MD, PhD

September 15, 2021

Altered lipid metabolism in pancreatic cancer cachexia
Professor Aaron Grossberg, MD, PhD – Oregon Health & Science University

July 14, 2021

Developing Therapies for Pancreatic Cancer Cachexia
Andrew E Hendifar, MD, MPH – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

June 9, 2021

Screening, diagnosis and management of cancer cachexia in the supportive care clinic: Best choices for daily clinical care
Egidio Del Fabbro, MD and Declan Walsh, MD, PhD, RD

April 14, 2021

Hepatic and intestinal alterations in cancer cachexia
Laure Bindels, PhD – Université Catholique de Louvain

March 10, 2021

Elevated Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Clearance in Cancer Cachexia
Christopher Coss, PhD – The Ohio State University

February 10, 2021

Beyond the muscle: Tissue crosstalk in cachexia
Marilia Seelaender, PhD – University of São Paulo

January 13, 2021

New insights of cachexia and fatigue onset in cancer: Focus on neuromuscular junction and mitochondriae
Marco Sandri, MD – Universita di Padova

November 11, 2020

Clinical Trials in Cancer Cachexia – Knowing the past to shape the future
Eric Roeland, MD – Mass General Hospital Cancer Center

October 7, 2020

Exercise in Cancer Patients: Cachexia, chemotherapy and beyond
Michael J. Toth, PhD – Department of Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine​