BMC Seminar Tuesday 10 December, 9:30 in Læknagarður, Vatnsmýrarvegur 16, room 343
Speaker: Dr. Siver Andreas Moestue, Professor at Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwegian university of science and technology
Title: Choline metabolism in cancer
Biosketch: Dr. Siver A. Moestue started his career as a scientist at GE Healthcare, developing contrast agents for MRI and PET imaging. After joining NTNU, his focus has been to combine MR imaging and NMR spectroscopy in studies of tumor biology. His current research portfolio is directed towards understanding how the metabolic characteristics of cancer cells influence their ability to metastasize to distant sites in the body.