Tumor Heterogeneity, Plasticity and Therapy

14-15 May 2020, Leuven Belgium
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Tumor Heterogeneity, Plasticity and Therapy

During this 2-day conference the following topics will be covered:

  • Plasticity & initiation/progression and metastasis (including CTCs)
  • Heterogeneity and reprogramming of the Tumor (immune) microenvironment (TIME)
  • Adaptation and Resistance to targeted therapies
  • Adaptation and Resistance to immuno-therapies (including influence of microbiome)

More info will follow soon.

Organizing Committee

Chris Marine, VIB Center for Cancer Biology
Diether Lambrechts, VIB Center for Cancer Biology
Cédric Blanpain, Laboratory of Stem Cells and Cancer, ULB
Barbara Marte, Senior Editor Nature
Evy Vierstraete, VIB Science Events Manager

Confirmed speakers

Salvador Aznar-Benitah

Stem Cells and Cancer Lab, Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona), ES

Alberto Bardelli

University of Torino, It

Bradley Bernstein

MGH & The Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, US

Fred de Sauvage

Genentech, US

Caroline Dive

University of Manchester, UK

Sarah-Maria Fendt

VIB-KU Leuven Center for Cancer Biology, BE

Thomas Gajewski

university of Chicago, US

Jerome Galon

INSERM, Laboratory of Integrative Cancer Immunology, Sorbonne Universite, Paris, FR

Colin Goding

Oxford Ludwig Institute, University of Oxford, UK

Johanna Joyce

UNIL/ LICR, CH

Ilaria Malanchi

Francis Crick Institute, UK

Michelle Monje

Stanford University, US

Anna Obenauf

Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, AT

Erika Pearce

MPI Of Immunobiology And Epigenetics, DE

Arjun Raj

UPenn, US

Charles Swanton

The Francis Crick Institute, US

Zemin Zhang

BIOPIC, College of Life Sciences, and Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Genomics, Peking University, Beijing, CN
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Tumor Heterogeneity, Plasticity and Therapy
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Thursday, 12 March, 2020
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Thursday 14 May 2020

Thursday, 14 May, 2020
08:45 - 09:15
Registration and welcome coffee
09:15 - 09:20
Welcome
Session 1 - Plasticity & initiation/progression and metastasis (including CTCs)
09:20 - 09:55
Caroline Dive
University of Manchester, UK
09:55 - 10:30
Ilaria Malanchi
Francis Crick Institute, UK
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:35
Sarah-Maria Fendt
VIB-KU Leuven Center for Cancer Biology, BE
11:35 - 12:10
Bradley Bernstein
MGH & The Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, US
12:10 - 12:25
Presenter selected from abstracts
12:25 - 13:15
Lunch
13:15 - 14:15
Poster session
Session 2 - Heterogeneity and reprogramming of the Tumor (immune) microenvironment (TIME)
14:15 - 14:50
Jerome Galon
INSERM, Laboratory of Integrative Cancer Immunology, Sorbonne Universite, Paris, FR
14:50 - 15:25
Johanna Joyce
UNIL/ LICR, CH
15:25 - 15:40
Presenter selected from abstracts
15:40 - 16:10
Coffee break
16:10 - 16:45
Michelle Monje
Stanford University, US
16:45 - 17:20
Zemin Zhang
BIOPIC, College of Life Sciences, and Beijing Advanced Innovation Center for Genomics, Peking University, Beijing, CN
17:20 - 17:55
Closing Talk
Salvador Aznar-Benitah
Stem Cells and Cancer Lab, Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona), ES
17:55 - 19:00
Reception
20:00 - 22:30
Conference Dinner

Organizing Committee

Chris Marine, VIB Center for Cancer Biology
Diether Lambrechts, VIB Center for Cancer Biology
Cédric Blanpain, Laboratory of Stem Cells and Cancer, ULB
Barbara Marte, Senior Editor Nature
Evy Vierstraete, VIB Science Events Manager

Friday 15 May 2020

Monday, 17 June, 2019
08:45 - 09:15
Welcome coffee
Session 3 - Adaptation and Resistance to targeted therapies
09:20 - 09:55
Fred de Sauvage
Genentech, US
09:55 - 10:30
Arjun Raj
UPenn, US
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 11:35
Colin Goding
Oxford Ludwig Institute, University of Oxford, UK
11:35 - 12:10
Anna Obenauf
Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, AT
12:10 - 12:25
Presenter selected from abstracts
12:25 - 13:15
Lunch
13:15 - 14:15
Poster session
Session 4 - Adaptation and Resistance to immuno-therapies (including influence of microbiome)
14:15 - 14:50
Charles Swanton
The Francis Crick Institute, US
14:50 - 15:25
Alberto Bardelli
University of Torino, It
15:40 - 16:10
Coffee break
16:10 - 16:45
Thomas Gajewski
university of Chicago, US
16:45 - 17:20
Presenter TBA
17:20 - 17:55
Closing Talk
Erika Pearce
MPI Of Immunobiology And Epigenetics, DE

Organizing Committee

Chris Marine, VIB Center for Cancer Biology
Diether Lambrechts, VIB Center for Cancer Biology
Cédric Blanpain, Laboratory of Stem Cells and Cancer, ULB
Barbara Marte, Senior Editor Nature
Evy Vierstraete, VIB Science Events Manager

Attendees

The full list of attendees will be available on 15-02-2019 until 15-02-2019.
This list will only be available for registered attendees of the event.

Abstracts

The full list of abstracts will be available on 15-02-2019 until 15-02-2019.
Only registered attendees can download abstracts.

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