Virtual event, Worldwide : 23 - 24 March 2021
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Listed times are in Central European Time (CET).
WELCOME TO DAY 1
Chairs: Leonor David & Eli Pikarsky
Claudio Lombardo OECI Director
Mark Rubin University of Bern, Switzerland
"Lineage Plasticity and Resistance to Cancer Therapy"
Q&A: 14:30 - 14:50
Reinhard Buttner University Hospital Cologne, Germany
"Integrating Computational Pathology and Molecular Pathology of Lung Cancers"
Q&A: 15:15 - 15:35
INDUSTRY SYMPOSIUM - 10X GENOMICS
Florian Baumgartner 10x Genomics
"Bridge Digital and Molecular Pathology - Next generation profiling for enhanced molecular pathology"
Coffee & stretching
Hege Russnes Oslo University Hospital, Norway
"Molecular evolution of cancer - impact on precision diagnostics"
Q&A: 16:45 - 17:05
Oscar Maiques Queen Mary University of London, UK
Proffered Paper 1: "Extracellular matrix organisation at the invasive front of tumours generates a mechanical transcriptional memory in cancer cells during tumour dissemination"
Q&A: 17:20 - 17:30
Giulia Dell'Omo FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology Foundation, Italy
Proffered Paper 2: "Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres (ALT) mechanism in metastatic colorectal cancer"
Q&A: 17:40 - 17:50
The EMBO Keynote Lecture
Peter Lichter DKFZ Heidelberg, Germany
"Precision Oncology: Challenges in translating genomic information into clinical decisions"
Q&A: 18:15 - 18:35
3 top abstracts presented as 3 minute flash talks
END OF DAY 1 SUMMARY
Virtual Poster Discussion Session
WELCOME TO DAY 2
Chairs: Ragnhild Lothe & Luigi Terraciano
Tamara Lotan John Hopkins Medicine, USA
"Detection of DNA Repair Deficiency in Prostate Cancer"
Q&A: 14:25 - 14:45
Christian Bergsland Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Proffered Paper 3: "Prognostic value of regulatory T cells in colorectal cancer evaluated by fluorescence-based multiplex immunohistochemistry and digital image analysis"
Q&A: 15:00 - 15:10
Aidan Meade Technological University Dublin, Ireland
Proffered Paper 4: "Prediction of recurrence in lymph node negative breast cancer with histological and chemical imaging using consensus deep learning classification"
Q&A: 15:20 - 15:30
INDUSTRY SYMPOSIUM - NanoString
Dr. Nina Radosevic-Robin
“Spatial distribution of the immune infiltrate as a putative predictor of recurrence type in triple negative breast cancer”
Coffee & stretching
Leeat Keren Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
"Love thy neighbor - Unraveling organizational patterns in the tumor immune microenvironment by multiplexed imaging"
Q&A: 16:35 - 16:55
Inti Zlobec University of Bern, Switzerland
"Digital pathology meets molecular pathology: two sides of the same coin?"
Q&A: 17:20 - 17:40
Tamara Lotan, Peter Lichter and Giorgio Stanta (session Chair)
"Today’s Research for Today’s Patients: Fast-tracking Molecular Pathology Studies"
END OF DAY 2 SUMMARY
Bursary application deadline:
23 February 2021
Abstract submission deadline:
02 February 2021
19 March 2021
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