Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Somatic Alterations in Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Helen Diller Family Cancer Research Building

Adam de Smith, PhD, assistant professional researcher in the UCSF Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, will discuss his group's findings from a manuscript recently accepted at Cancer Research on tobacco smoke exposure and somatic alterations in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia, the most common childhood cancer.

Hosted in HD-160 by the Allan Balmain, PhD, FRS, and John Witte, PhD, codirectors of the Cancer Genetics Program at the Hellen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center.