Do Viruses Cause Cancer? [S-14-14]
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||1 Session 1.0 hours|
|Dates:||Thu 3:30 PM 04/24|
Listen to the “Papillomavirus Story” in this presentation. Viruses are tiny structures that can cause major illness in the people they infect. Unexpectedly, the study of viruses has shed light on how human cancers develop.Join the presenter as he describes the role of papillomaviruses in causing warts, their potential role in cancer, and new strategies to rid people of these tiny pathogens.
Craig Woodworth is a Clarkson professor of biology and chair of the biology department at Clarkson University. Before coming to Clarkson in 2000, the presenter held several consecutive appointments at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.