Conferences and symposiums

Frontiers in Cancer Research and Therapy

2017-02-2408:30 to 17:00 Nobel ForumCampus Solna

Friday, February 24 (preliminary program)

8:30-9:00                          
Morning Coffee

SESSION 4: Novel biomarkers and cancer therapy, part I
Chairs: Andreas Lundqvist, Charlotte Rolny

9:00–9:30 
Theodoros Foukakis, Karolinska Institutet
Title: TBD

9:30-10:00                    
Cecilia Söderberg Naucler, Karolinska Institutet
"Is there a role for human cytomegalovirus in tumors or different origin?"

10:00–10:30                                           
Johanna Olweus, University of Oslo
Title: TBD

10:30-11:00
Hans-Gustav Ljungren, Karolinska Institutet
"NK cell-mediated treatment of human cancer"

11:00–11:30                                           
Coffee break

Novel biomarkers and cancer therapy, part II

Chair: Andreas Lundqvist, Charlotte Rolny

11:30–12:00 
Joan Massaque, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
"Latency, immune evasion and outbreak of metastatic stem cells"

12:00–12:30                                           
Michele De Palma, EPFL
Title: TBD

12:30–13:30                                          
Renata Pasqualini, University of New Mexico
"Ligand-Directed Targeting and Molecular Imaging Based on in Vivo Phage Display"

13:00-14:00
Lunch and poster session

SESSION 5: Lung cancer, part I
Chair: Kristina Viktorsson, Simon Ekman/Luigi De Petris

14:00–14:30 
Meyerson, Matthew, Harvard
"Genomic Analysis of Human Lung Cancer"

14:30-15:00                                          
Rafael Rosell, Autonomous University of Barcelona
Title: TBD

15:00–15:30                                         
Ping Yang, Mayo Clinic
"Transdisciplinary Research in Lung Cancer and COPD"

15:30-16:00                                           
Coffee break                    

Lung cancer, part II
Chair: Kristina Viktorsson, Simon Ekman/Luigi De Petris

16:00-16:30                                           
Faye M. Johnson, M.D. Anderson CC, University of Texas
"Targeting polo-like kinase 1 in mesenchymal non-small cell lung cancer"      

16:30-17:00    
Julian Sage, Stanford University
"Intra-tumoral heterogeneity and response to therapy in small cell lung cancer"

 17:00-17:30                                    
Closing words and department awards
Dan Grandér, Head of the Department of Oncology-Pathology

Contact person: Ola LarssonImport to calendar