Charlotte Biology and Biotechnology (CBB) Exchange Group presents Complex Responses to DNA Damage featuring Roger Greenberg, M.D., Ph.D. [1], as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series.  Dr. Greenberg is Professor, Department of Cancer Biology; Director of Basic Science, Basser Research Center for BRCA; and Investigator, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.  His research interests include germline mutations to the Breast Cancer 1 (BRCA1) and Breast Cancer 2 (BRCA2) genes as major cause of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility, as well as the complex relationship between chromatin structure and DNA repair.

CBB Exchange Group, sponsored by University of North Carolina Charlotte and the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, brings faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, as well as technicians and scholars in biology and biotechnology together in the greater Charlotte region for information exchange, and to foster industry and academic partnership, economic development, and professional networking opportunities.

The Distinguished Speaker Series theme for academic year 2017 is Genome Integrity and Cancer Etiology.


The presentation will take place from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., followed by lunch and networking with the speaker and participants.


Follow this link [2] for directions to the campus and detailed maps of the campus and visitor parking.  Seminars will take place in the College of Education and College of Health and Human Services buildings, depending on availability.  Exact building and room number will be confirmed prior to each event.