Chimeric RNAs and Their Implications in Rhabdomyosarcoma

Date: Friday January 25, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM
Location: Battle Building - Quayle Learning Center

Hui Li, PhD,
Associate Professor of Pathology
University of Virginia

“Chimeric RNAs and Their Implications in Rhabdomyosarcoma”

Friday, January 25th, 2019
12:00 – 1:00 pm (lunch at 11:45)*
Battle Bldg. Quayle Learning Center
*Free lunch served on a first-come basis starting at 11:45 a.m.

Learning Objectives:
1. Understand that chimeric RNAs may be generated by intergenic splicing in addition to chromosomal rearrangement.
2. Understand that chimeric RNA profiling may provide hints on cell of origin for mysterious cancer.
3. Appreciate the role that PAX3-FOXO1 plays in normal physiology.

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