From 12.04.2019 to 12.04.2019

Starts at 10:30 until 16:00

1st Mini-Symposium in Translational Oncology (MiTraC): A View to a Kill – Target Discovery in Cancer Research

Venue: University Medical Center Mainz | Building 102, Lecture Hall
Speaker: several
Organizer: UCT/CCC Mainz
Language: English
Registration necessary: yes

Session 1: Biomarkers & Molecular Oncology

  • Tobias Sjöblom · Uppsala:
    Cancer Biomarkers: how should we turn defeat to victory ?
  • Chunaram Choudhary · Kopenhagen:
    DNA damage repair network analysis reveals shieldin as a key regulator of NHEJ and PARP inhibitor sensitivity.
  • Jens Siveke · Essen: Target Evaluation in Pancreatic Cancer.


Session 2: Immuno-Oncology & Microenvironment

  • Michele Mishto · London:
    Is it worth to search among spliced peptides to develop anti-cancer immunotherapies?
  • Kathrin Renner-Sattler · Regensburg:
    Metabolic checkpoints in the tumor microenvironment.
  • Olivier Demaria · Marseille:
    Next generation immunotherapies: NK cells and other targets.

Incl. Lunch, Speakers’ Corner & Get Together/Network Café


More info & registration (free of charge) until 5th of April 2019 at inmelzer(at)


Picture: © Adobe Stock – Christoph Burgstedt

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