MPG Annual Symposium

Molecular Pathology & Genomics Division annual symposium

"New Approaches for Monitoring Disease Detection in Oncology"

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Coffman Memorial Union

Maneesh TewariThe University of Michigan's Muneesh Tewari, MD, PhD gave the symposium's keynote talk:  "The integration of cell free DNA with wearable sensors for early cancer diagnosis." 

Tewari is Ray and Ruth Anderson-Laurence Sprague Memorial Research Professor, Professor of Internal Medicine, and Professor of Biomedical Engineering.  He is also affiliated with the Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics.

The symposium featured three additional presentations:

"Clinical significance of sinonasal teratocarcinoma (SNTCS)," Kevin Ha, DO, Blood Bank / Transfusion Medicine fellow

"Single cell sequencing of macrophages in the primary and metastatic tumor environments," Danielle Renner, PhD

"GenReport: A free literature review tool for genetic variants," Spencer Kelley and Travis Rogers