Meetings/Workshops on Oncology in Italy

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Keystone Symposia: Cancer Metastasis - The Role of Metabolism, Immunity and the Microenvironment
15 Mar 2019 - 19 Mar 2019 • Florence, Italy
Abstract:
In disease states, immune cells must compete for available resources to control tissue homeostasis or mediate protective functions. This is particularly true in cancer, where rapidly proliferating and metabolically dysregulated tumors exert metabolic pressure on cells within the tumor microenvironment. Understanding how immune and non-immune cells respond to these conditions and restrain tumor growth and metastasis is critical for developing new cancer therapies. Often, cancer biologists and immunologists have little crossover, and this presents a significant barrier to furthering knowledge. This interdisciplinary conference will present the latest, cutting-edge research regarding novel and integrated mechanistic underpinnings that lead to cancer progression/regression and metastasis. Specifically, the symposium aims to: 1) Bring together cancer biologists and immunologists who have a common interest in how cellular metabolism influences cell function; 2) Raise awareness of the metabolic intersection between tumor biology and immunology; and 3) Encourage junior researchers to actively participate at this interface. Attendees will leave the conference with a stronger understanding of how metabolism in immune cells and non-immune cells influences cell function in metastasis and the tumor microenvironment. An ultimate goal is that researchers from cancer biology and immunology will, as a result of their interactions, forge new collaborations founded in their mutual appreciation that engagement of particular metabolic pathways shapes cell function and fate.
Contact:
Attendee Services;     Phone: [970.262.1230];     Email: info@keystonesymposia.org
Topics:
cancer biology, cancer immunology, cellular metabolism, cancer metastasis
Event listing ID:
1151065
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LiBi19 — EACR-ESMO Joint Conference on Liquid Biopsies
15 May 2019 - 17 May 2019 • Bergamo, Italy
Abstract:
This meeting aims to develop our understanding of the potential of liquid biopsies. This includes to support early detection of cancer; as prognostic, pharmacodynamic and predictive biomarkers of treatment efficacy and resistance; and for patient monitoring, including of minimal residual disease for early identification of disease relapse. It will also explore how liquid biopsies can be incorporated in cancer patient management and how implementation of liquid biopsies can change clinical practice.
Contact:
Email: roger.doxat-pratt@nottingham.ac.uk
Topics:
liquid, biopsy, cancer, oncology, patient management, biospecimens, nucleic acids, ctDNA and RNA, exosomes, CDX and CTC cultures, radiologists, bioengineers, biopsies, ESMO
Event listing ID:
1146816
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Global Conference on Oncology and Radiology
27 May 2019 - 28 May 2019 • Rome, Italy
Abstract:
Sciinov invites all the participants from all over the world to attend "Global Conference on Oncology and Radiology" going to be held in Rome, Italy during 27-28, May 2019. GCOR-Rome includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations, Workshops, Symposiums and Exhibitions.
Contact:
Phone: [+1-732-526-1166];     Email: oncology@sciinovgroup.com
Event listing ID:
1122905

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Last updated: 26 November 2018