03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Science, UConn
Host: Victoria Robinson
Join us at 3:15 in the BPB lobby for refreshments, Seminar begins at 3:30
Title of talk: "Targeting Nucleotide Biosynthesis and DNA repair/bypass to Develop Anti-Cancer Drugs with High Sensitivity"
Summary: Drug resistance for many anticancer agents including 5-flourouracil (5-FU) is one of the main huddles for efficient cancer chemotherapy. A novel combination strategy to sensitize 5-FU targeting nucleotide biosynthesis and DNA repair/bypass will be presented.
Bio: Short bio (a few sentences highlighting your career, not a CV) B.S. & M.S. Korea University (Seoul, Korea)
Ph.D. Texas A&M University (College Station, TX)
Postdoc UT Southwestern Medical Center & University of Texas at Austin
To learn more about Dr. Jung, view publication https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8138886/
and visit his website: http://Jung.lab.uconn.edu