LIVE Webinar

Friday, March 11, 2022
2:30 - 4:00 PM Eastern Time

Register Now

When chronically stimulated, T cells can enter an exhausted state where they cease effector functions. This is especially important in cancer, where T cells function abnormally upon activation and can differentiate into a terminally dysfunctional state upon continued tumor exposure. In this webinar from The Scientist, Mary Philip and Benjamin Youngblood will discuss how T cell exhaustion is defined, its causes and drivers, and how it affects cell responses to immunotherapies.

Topics to be covered

  • T cell dysfunction and exhaustion in cancer
  • Using epigenetic mechanisms of T cell exhaustion to enhance immunotherapy

Register Now

Meet the Speakers:

Mary Philip, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine/Division of Hematology-Oncology
Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Benjamin Youngblood, PhD
Associate Member
Department of Immunology
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Sponsored by

Canopy ATCC Cellecta Acro AdipoGen AdipoGen