Navigation Links
George W. Sledge, Jr., M.D., honored for international contributions to breast cancer research
Date:12/6/2010

SAN ANTONIO George W. Sledge Jr., M.D., a nationally recognized pioneer in the development of novel therapies for breast cancer, will receive the 2010 William L. McGuire Memorial Lecture Award at the 33rd Annual CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

Supported by GlaxoSmithKline Oncology (GSK) since its inception in 1992, this honor acknowledges distinguished internationally recognized researchers for their significant contributions to breast cancer research.

Sledge is the Ballve-Lantero Professor of Oncology and professor of medicine and pathology at the Indiana University School of Medicine, and a physician/ researcher at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center. He is also co-director of the the IU Simon Cancer Center's breast program. Sledge specializes in the study and treatment of breast cancer, and his research specifically focuses on molecular and tumor biology, growth factors and anti-angiogenic therapy. He has chaired several nationwide clinical trials involving new therapies for breast cancer.

"Dr. Sledge's work developing novel therapies to treat women with breast cancer has improved the lives of countless cancer patients," said C. Kent Osborne, M.D., codirector of the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium and director of the Baylor College of Medicine Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center. "The selection of Dr. Sledge is even more appropriate since he was one of the first medical oncology fellows to graduate the new fellowship training program at the University of Texas Health Science Center Division of Medical Oncology, established by Dr. McGuire as division director in the late 1970s. We congratulate Dr. Sledge on this fitting honor."

Sledge will give a lecture entitled, "What Would Bill Do? Channeling Your Inner McGuire," on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010, at 11:15 a.m. CT, during the 33rd Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. This symposium, encompassing the full spectrum of breast cancer r
'/>"/>

Contact: Michele Sharp
michele.sharp@aacr.org
267-646-0622
American Association for Cancer Research
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Georgetown Universitys Howard J. Federoff, M.D., Ph.D. receives Bernard Sanberg Memorial Award
2. George M. Whitesides receives inaugural Dreyfus prize in the chemical sciences
3. American Society for Microbiology honors George Liu
4. Annual survey shows high numbers of seed scallops on Georges Bank, low numbers in Mid-Atlantic
5. George Whitesides accepts inaugural Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences
6. George Daley to discuss challenges and opportunities facing stem cell scientists
7. Dr. George Stark receives 2011 Herbert Tabor/Journal of Biological Chemistry Lectureship from ASBMB
8. Little is understood about alcohols effect on fetal development, Georgetown researchers say
9. Chip Supply Hosts Visit by U.S. Senator George LeMieux
10. George Pólya Prize awarded to Emmanuel Candès and Terence Tao
11. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute professor Georges Belfort wins biochemical engineering award
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... and other major cities in New Mexico, nearly every ... wastewater rather than precious potable water supplies. Across the ... all golf courses receive treated effluent. Reusing the effluent ... golf courses and homeowners alike fertilize their lawns during ... nitrate. A New Mexico State University turfgrass expert has ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014  Unisys Corporation,s (NYSE: UIS ) subsidiary ... today announced that it has been selected by the Dutch ... new Basic Provision Biometrics solution for penitentiaries across ... contract with a solution based on its open standards-based ... the contract is up to seven years, with the new ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Fingerprint Cards, (FPC,s) new mobile touch sensor FPC1021 ... Top 5 smartphone OEM has selected FPC1021 for a flagship ... 2014.   FPC is proud to announce this ... a planned date for the start of mass production in ... of 3 million units. The Chinese OEM wants to remain ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):'Tailored' water -- the latest in lawn care 2Unisys Delivers New Basic Provision Biometrics Solution to Dutch Custodial Institutions Service 2Unisys Delivers New Basic Provision Biometrics Solution to Dutch Custodial Institutions Service 3FPC Wins DW for 1021 Touch Sensor for Flagship Smartphone from Chinese Top 5 Smartphone OEM 2
... InvenTeams were among more than a dozen teams from ... a White House Science Fair. The fair celebrates the ... and math (STEM) competitions, including students from the Cesar ... Oak Ridge High School InvenTeam in Oak Ridge, Tennessee ...
... Harbor, NY -- A team co-led by neuroscientists at Cold ... on circuitry underlying the olfactory system in mammals, giving us ... some of its most amazing feats. It ... instance, can tell the difference between two quite similar odors ...
... , Tampa, Fla. (October 18, 2010) Two research ... Medicine (Okayama, Japan) have reported breakthrough studies in ... technical breakthrough in creating induced pluripotent stem cells ... vitro had "implications for overcoming immunological rejection." Whereas ...
Cached Biology News:White House Science Fair showcases Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams 2White House Science Fair showcases Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams 3White House Science Fair showcases Lemelson-MIT InvenTeams 4Optical technique reveals unnexpected complexity in mammalian olfactory coding 2Optical technique reveals unnexpected complexity in mammalian olfactory coding 3Optical technique reveals unnexpected complexity in mammalian olfactory coding 4Japanese researchers report on liver transplantation studies using animal and iPS cells 2
(Date:7/11/2014)... Research and Markets  has announced the ... Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Transfection is ... or RNA) into cells. This technology helps the cells ... protein metabolism by affecting the nuclear genes. The transfection ...
(Date:7/11/2014)... AZ (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 ... device company specializing in the soft tissue reconstruction ... All-Suture Anchor System for surgeries involving the shoulder ... fixation through a novel, inserter-controlled deployment method. The ... to partial deployment, anchor pull-out, or anchor displacement ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Mass. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Terascala, ... today announced that Alan Swahn, a former vice president ... executive team as vice president of marketing. Terascala’s software ... Dell and NetApp create the highest performance and most ... been appointed to guide Terascala’s channel expansion and broaden ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014 Senior supply chain ... professional associations, addressed the challenges of “Reducing Cost, Lead ... Industries” through strategic sourcing. Describing the partnership of the ... Supply Chain Management Institute ( SCMI) of the ... June 24 at the Kroc Institute of Peace and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:International Transfection Technology Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019 2Cayenne Medical Launches SureLock™ All-Suture Anchor System for Shoulder and Extremity Surgery 2Cayenne Medical Launches SureLock™ All-Suture Anchor System for Shoulder and Extremity Surgery 3Terascala Expands Executive Team 2Terascala Expands Executive Team 3Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 2Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 3Biotech & Biopharm Supply Chain Management Executives Launch BSMA in San Diego 4
... CITY, Calif. , June 17 OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... global strategic alliance to discover, develop and commercialize novel anti-cancer stem ... a subset of tumor cells believed to play a significant role ... , , ...
... Institute have developed a new, ultra-simple method for ... of a meter thick. The process, which requires ... surface including silicon wafers, could have important implications ... assistant professor in the Department of Physics, Applied ...
... MD ... the functional relevance of a drug treatment on the heart following direct coronary flow ... ... MD Biosciences , a Preclinical Contract Research Organization (CRO), offers in vivo models for ...
Cached Biology Technology:OncoMed Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Schering Pharma Announce Strategic Alliance to Develop Anti-Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics 2OncoMed Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Schering Pharma Announce Strategic Alliance to Develop Anti-Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics 3OncoMed Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Schering Pharma Announce Strategic Alliance to Develop Anti-Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics 4OncoMed Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Schering Pharma Announce Strategic Alliance to Develop Anti-Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics 5Researchers develop ultra-simple method for creating nanoscale gold coatings 2MD Biosciences Offers Occlusion-induced Myocardial Infarct Model for Investigating the Cardio-protection of a Drug Treatment in the Event of Ischemia/reperfusion Injury 2
...
Formulation: Phosphate-buffered saline, pH 7.2, containing 0.09% sodium azide....
Mouse monoclonal [0.T.81] to Lac1 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Recombinant TrpE fusion protein containing full length E. coli Lac1....
Polyclonal Antibody to HADHB...
Biology Products: