Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Scientific Communities
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>Events>This Event
  Events - September 2013

Inflammation, Microbiota, and Cancer

19 Sep 2013 - 20 Sep 2013 - National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

Bookmark and Share

The Center for Cancer Research at the National Cancer Institute is hosting a two-day national symposium entitled “Inflammation, Microbiota, and Cancer.”  The program includes recent advances in the field and should be an exciting forum for discussion and debate on the current understanding of cancer and inflammation.

Learn about the latest findings from experts in the field. Sessions and speakers include:

Inflammation and Microbiota

Fiona Powrie, Julie Segre, Heidi Kong, Yasmine Belkaid, Giorgio Trinchieri, Jay Berzofsky 

Cancer,  Microbiota,  and Metabolism

Stephen Hursting, Cari Meinhold Kitahara, Bin Goa, Alfred Goldberg, Luigi Ferrucci, Martin Blaser 

miRNAs, Cancer and Inflammation

Carlo Croce, Curt Harris, Xin Wang, Shyam Sharan, Howard Young, Kevin Struhl, Stuart Yuspa, Yinling Hu

Colon Cancer, Inflammation and Immunity

Raymond Dubois, Jerome Galon, Myriam Merad, Thirunula-Devi Kanneganti, Richard Flavell, Tyler Jacks

Registration is free, but seating is limited so be sure to register early! 

Online registration can be found at: 

Further information
Scientific News
How it Works: Advanced Data Analysis Using Visualization
Visualisation of data can be used to help molecular biologists tackle the vast datasets their experiments create.
Unravelling the Role of Key Genes and DNA Methylation in Blood Cell Malignancies
Researchers from the University of Nebraska Medical Center have demonstrated the role of Dnmt3a in safeguarding normal haematopoiesis.
Salford Lung Study - The First Real World Clinical Trial
In this podcast, we learn about the Salford Lung Study and its potential to revolutionize the way we assess new drugs and treatments around the world.
Point of Care Diagnostics - A Cautious Revolution
Advances in molecular biology, coupled with the miniaturization and improved sensitivity of assays and devices in general, have enabled a new wave of point-of-care (POC) or “bedside” diagnostics.
Robotic Cleaning Technique Could Automate Neuroscience Research
New robotic cleaning technique allows pipettes used in patch-clamping to be re-used up to 11 or more times.
Influential Cancer Researcher Receives Agilent Thought Leader Award
Biologist Scott Lowe receives award in recognition for his contributions to cancer biology.
Ebola-Affected Countries Receive NIH Support
The National Institutes of Health has established a new program to further research capacity to study Ebola and other epidemics.
Skin Patch to Treat Peanut Allergy
NIH-funded study suggests peanut protein patch is a safe and convenient method of treatment.
Startup Seeks More Precise Prostate Cancer Screening
Gregor Diagnostics aims to bring a non-invasive prostate cancer screening test to the market.
Scientists Uncover Why Hepatitis C Vaccine is Difficult to Make
Scientists have uncovered one reason why a successful hepatitis C vaccine continues to be elusive.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

Skyscraper Banner
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
3,500+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
5,200+ scientific videos