Robert C. Bast, Jr., MD, Oral History Interview, July 7, 2014
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Major Topics Covered:
- Personal and educational background
- Career prior to MD Anderson recruitment
- Research: the early detection and prevention of ovarian cancer; studies of cell growth regulation (ovarian and breast carcinomas); research into imprinted tumor suppressor genes; the manipulation of cancer autophagy and tumor dormancy; and research into the modulation of taxane sensitivity.
- Translational Research: thought processes and working strategies
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Bast, Robert C. Jr., MD and Rosolowski, Tacey A. PhD, "Robert C. Bast, Jr., MD, Oral History Interview, July 7, 2014" (2014). Interview Sessions. 72.
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