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Alfred University biology professor to discuss perspectives on cancer

ALFRED, NY – At the Feb. 15 Bergren Forum, Jolanta Skalska, assistant professor of biology at Alfred University, will give a talk titled “Is Cancer a Malignancy or a Natural Consequence of a Long Life?”

During his presentation, Skalska will discuss cancer as a metabolic disease, looking at different perspectives and new evidence in recent cancer research.

The Bergren Forum, sponsored by the Division of Human Studies, is held at 12:10 p.m. each Thursday the University is in session in Nevins Theater, Powell Campus Center.  It is open to the public, free of charge. Attendees may bring their lunches; coffee and tea are provided.