Charlotte Biology and Biotechnology (CBB) Exchange Group presents Proteomics Analysis of DNA Damage Response and Tumorigenesis featuring Junjie Chen, Ph.D., as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series. Dr. Chen is professor and department chair of the Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is an internationally recognized scientist who has made significant contributions to the field of genomic stability, especially in the area of DNA damage responsive pathways and cancer biology.

CBB Exchange Group, sponsored by the 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.


Follow this link 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.