Targeting Cancer

Country: USA

City: Cold Spring Harbor

Abstr. due: 11.03.2016

Dates: 01.06.16 — 05.06.16

Area Of Sciences: Biology;

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Organizers: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory


We are pleased to host the 81st Cold Spring Harbor Symposium which will focus on Targeting Cancer. Implications of how the underlying science can drive improvements in diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic approaches will be a major theme throughout the Symposium.  The Symposium will begin at 7:30 pm on Wednesday June 1st, and end on the evening of Sunday June 5th. The Symposium will include nine oral sessions (invited speakers only) and two poster sessions covering the latest research in diverse areas of cancer research. Social events throughout the Symposium provide ample opportunity for informal interactions and will include a wine-and-cheese party, a beach picnic, cocktails and banquet, and departure brunch on Monday June 6th.  Topics:Cancer Genes and Genomes – genome stability, chromatin, epigenetic regulation, etcCancer Pathways - signaling pathways, networks etcTumor Cell Biology – cells of origin, metabolism, autophagy, senescence etcCancer Growth & Progression – microenvironment, stroma/niche, tumor evolution, metastasis etcInnate & Adaptive immune Responses – inflammation, immunotherapies etcEnabling Technologies (single cell sequencing, imaging, genetic screens, genome editing, organoids etc 

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