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Posponed - Pathology Grand Rounds - The Role of SMARCAL1 in Glioblastoma Telomere Maintenance

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Friday, March 20, 2020
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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Matthew Waitkus, PhD
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Pathology Grand Rounds

Learning objectives:
1. Understand the role of molecular biomarkers in glioma classification according to WHO 2016 guidelines.
2. Overview of the specific genetic alterations underlying distinct mechanisms of telomere maintenance across glioma subtypes.
3. Discuss the role of SMARCAL1 loss-of-function mutations in glioblastoma telomere maintenance.