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Release:  Nov. 2, 1999

Neville to deliver College of Medicine lecture Nov. 4

IOWA CITY, Iowa —Alexander "Munro" Neville, M.D., Ph.D., associate director of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research in London, will give a lecture, "Towards the Improved Detection and Monitoring of Breast Cancer" from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 4 in the Medical Alumni Auditorium, Room E-331 GH at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Neville, who is also a member and fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists and fellow of the Institute of Biology, has a distinguished cancer research career. He has focused on improving the detection and treatment of malignant tumors by studying the mechanisms that result in their development. He has also served in the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research since 1975 as director and scientific and medical research administrator.

The event is free and open to the public. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend UI-sponsored events. If you are a person who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please call (319) 356-3705.