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Session H39: Focus Session: Physics of Cancer

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Sponsoring Units: DBP
Chair: Robert Austin, Princeton University
Room: A124/127


Tuesday, March 22, 2011
8:00AM - 8:36AM

H39.00001: Nanotechnology Approaches to Studying Epigenetic Changes in Cancer
Invited Speaker: Robert Riehn

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
8:36AM - 8:48AM

H39.00002: Cancer Evolution under Drug-Induced Stress-Gradients
Guillaume Lambert , Robert H. Austin

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
8:48AM - 9:00AM

H39.00003: Are biomechanical changes necessary for tumor progression?
Josef A. Kas , Anatol Fritsch , Tobias Kiessling , David K. Nnetu , Steve Pawlizak , Franziska Wetzel , Mareike Zink

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
9:00AM - 9:12AM

H39.00004: A cellular automaton model for tumor growth in heterogeneous environment
Yang Jiao , Sal Torquato

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
9:12AM - 9:48AM

H39.00005: Microfabricated Tepui: probing into cancer invasion, metastasis and evolution in a 3D environment
Invited Speaker: Liyu Liu

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
9:48AM - 10:00AM

H39.00006: Study of breast cancer cell behavior under chemical stress using microfluidic gradient generator
Amy Wu , Kevin Loutherback , Guillaume Lambert , Liyu Liu , Robert Austin , James Sturm

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
10:00AM - 10:12AM

H39.00007: Superficial dose distribution in breast for tangential radiation treatment of breast cancer
Roumiana Chakarova , Magnus Gustafsson , Anna Baeck , Ninni Drugge , Asa Palm , Andreas Lindberg , Mattias Berglund

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
10:12AM - 10:24AM

H39.00008: Origin of using cisplatin over transplatin for cancer treatment: An ab initio study
Sa Li , Puru Jena

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Tuesday, March 22, 2011
10:24AM - 10:36AM

H39.00009: Actinomycin D binding mode reveals the basis for its potent HIV-1 and cancer activity
Thayaparan Paramanathan , Ioana D. Vladescu , Micah J. McCauley , Ioulia Rouzina , Mark C. Williams

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