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Targets 2009: November 16 Teleconference and Podcast Recordings

November 18, 2009

The American Association for Cancer Research along with the National Cancer Institute and the European Organisation for Research and Treatment is hosting the “Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics” International Conference, November 15-19, 2009, in Boston. Throughout the conference a series of press briefings and interviews with researchers will take place. The following are recordings of these events and interviews for Nov. 16.  Listen below and keep up to date through the AACR Scientific Podcast feed. You can subscribe  through the following:

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Podcasts

Targets 09 Episode 1: Listen to Peter A. Jones, Ph.D., D.Sc., AACR past president and Stand Up To Cancer Dream Team co-leader, speak about his work on the development of epigenetic drugs.

Download* the mp3 of the interview (11.1 MB, 11 minutes and 55 seconds)

Targets 09 Episode 2: Listen to Charles L. Sawyers, M.D., investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical institute and a Stand Up To Cancer Dream Team co-leader, speak about targeted drug therapies and prostate cancer.

Download* the mp3 of the interview (11.2 MB, 12 minutes and 00 seconds)

Targets 09 Episode 3: Listen to David Sabatini, M.D., Ph.D., a member of the Whitehead Institute and associate professor of biology at MIT, speak about his work on dietary restriction and tumor response.

Download* the mp3 of the interview (10.4 MB, 11 minutes and 24 seconds)

Teleconferences

The last decade has seen a major expansion in the cancer drug pipeline and studies are continually underway to advance the arsenal of drugs and create more effective treatments and targeted therapies for patients. To highlight results of more recent research, AACR-NCI-EORTC Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics International Conference hosted a press briefing on “Drugs in the Pipeline.” Listen to a recording of the teleconference below and read the press release to find out more information.

Download* the mp3 of the teleconference (7.7 MB, 33 minutes and 57 seconds)

*On a PC, right mouse click on the “Download” link and select “Save link as…” in Firefox or “Save Target as…” in Internet Explorer.

Also, follow AACR throughout the meeting on Twitter @AACR, using the hash tag #AACRTargets09.

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