Science Cafe – February

No-host dinner and talk on a science topic of current interest organized by the Honolulu Academy of Science.

Dr. Terrilea Burnett, headshotDr. Terrilea Burnett, from the University of Hawai‘i Cancer Center, will discuss hereditary cancers. The Kaua‘i-born, UH-trained molecular oncologist will discuss the pathogenesis of cancer, e.g., transformation from normal tissue to a cancerous tumor, how “cancer genes” can be passed on through generations and one mechanism by which cancer genes increase the lifetime risk for developing cancer.

Dinner is at 6 p.m. (BYOB - Tamara’s is across the street). The talk begins at 7 p.m.

ARCS Foundation Honolulu Chapter is a co-sponsor for Science Cafe, which is held on the third Tuesday of the month through the academic year. More Information.

February 21st, 2017 6:00 PM   through   8:00 PM
JJ's Bistro
3447 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, 96816
United States
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