Conferences and symposiums

4th Swedish Cancer Research Meeting

2016-11-0709:00 to 2016-11-0815:00 Sahlgrenska Academy and Wallenberg Conference Centre, GothenburgOtherStratCan

The 4th Swedish Cancer research Meeting is organized by the three strategic cancer research programs BioCare, StratCan, and U-CAN and continues the tradition established by the previous meetings held in Malmö (2012), Uppsala (2013), and Stockholm (2014).

The meeting will cover several key areas in cancer research at the interface between basic science and clinical investigations and include keynote talks by internationally leading scientist, plenary sessions, and parallell workshops.

Plenary session topics

  • Cancer prevention and early detection
  • Precision cancer medicine
  • Lung and pancreatic cancer
  • Mouse models of cancer

Parallell workshop topics

  • Cancer biomarkers
  • Genomics and genome editing
  • Drug discovery
  • Tumor cell niches
  • Immunotherapy
  • Extracellular vesicles and cancer

It is our hope that the meeting will serve as a dynamic platform for the advancement of Swedish cancer research, and for the establishment of new collaborations.

More information about the meeting and the venue is avaliable at the meeting web page.

Contact person: Sandra Falck