International Journal of Cancer

Cover image for Vol. 140 Issue 2

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Peter Lichter, DKFZ, Germany

Impact Factor: 5.531

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 29/213 (Oncology)

Online ISSN: 1097-0215

Past IJC Lectureship Videos

The Joint IJC and Klaus Tschira Stiftung Lectureship at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg honors three to four leading scientists in the field of cancer research each year. We would like to offer our international readership a taste of these lectures and now present video interviews with the speakers in which they talk about their work and careers. The videos for the 2013 and 2012 presentations are posted here; we welcome you to view them.


Prof Jane Visvader
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute Melbourne, Australia


Prof Peter W. Laird
University of Southern California, School of Medicine, CA


Prof Dr C. Richard Boland
Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas



Prof Dr Clara D. Bloomfield
James Cancer Hospital; Columbus, Ohio


Prof Dr Rene Bernards
The Netherlands Cancer Institute; Amsterdam


Dr Isaiah J. Fidler, DVM, PhD
MD Anderson Cancer Center; Houston, Texas



Dr Max Wicha
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Clinical Implications of the Cancer Stem Cell Hypothesis

Dr Eugene Butcher
Stanford University School of Medicine, CA, USA

Leukocyte Trafficking in Tolerance, Immunity, and Cancer

Dr Harold L. Moses
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN, USA

Mechanisms of TGF-Beta Promotion of Tumor Progression

Professor Thomas Graf
Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain

Transcription Factor-Induced Transdifferentiation: Hopping over Mountains of the Epigenetic Landscape