Inflammation, Microbiota, and Cancer
19 Sep 2013 - 20 Sep 2013 - National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
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: http://ncifrederick.cancer.gov/events/microbiota/default.asp