The Barry & Virginia Weinman Symposium

Webster Cavenee, Ph.D.

2018 Weinman Award Recipient: 10th Annual Weinman Symposium
Webster Cavenee, Ph.D., of the University of California of San Diego, discovered the existence of tumor suppressor genes in many human cancers. He and his team have also pioneered understanding the genetic basis for glioblastoma, the most lethal and common brain tumor, developed therapies that target these lesions and uncovered several mechanisms of resistance.

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