Cancer Stem Cells:
Towards Cancer Eradication from Roots

Day 2, Thursday 8th November 2018

10:45-12:15 Cancer Stem Cells: Towards Cancer Eradication from Roots
Moderators Dr. Mohammed Abumaree and Dr. Abdelali Haoudi
10:45-11:15 “Regulation of breast cancer stem cell activity by the bone metastatic niche"
Keynote Speaker: Robert Clarke, PhD; The University of Manchester, UK
11:15-11:35 “Cancer stem cell targeted therapy: Hope or hype”
Speaker: Dr. Monther Al-Alwan, PhD; KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
11:35-11:55 “Eugenol potentiates cisplatin anti-breast cancer stem cells”
Speaker: Dr. Syed Islam, PhD; KFSH&RC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
11:55-12:05 “Tocilizumab (anti-IL-6R): a potential targeted therapy for triple-negative breast cancer”
Short Talk: Ms. Noura Alraouji, BSc, KFSHRC Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
12:05-12:15 “Fascin Regulates β1 Integrin to Maintain Breast Cancer Stem Cells by Stimulating Gsk-3β Signaling Pathway”
Short Talk: Ms. Rayyanah Y. Barnawi, MSc, KFSHRC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
12:15-13:30 Lunch Break


Dr. Rob Clarke, PhD

Lecture Title: "“The Role of Breast Cancer Stem Cell Activity in Endocrine Resistance and Metastatic Colonization"

Dr. Monther Al Alwan, PhD

Lecture Title: "Cancer Stem Cell Targeted Therapy: Hope or Hype"

Dr. Syed Islam, PhD

Lecture Title: "Eugenol Potentiates Cisplatin Anti-BCSC"