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Satellite symposium to the CCBIO Annual Symposium 2020

--CANCELLED-- CCBIO Satellite Symposium on Biomarkers in Immunotherapy

Save the date for a Satellite Symposium May 11th 2020 at Solstrand Hotel, the day before and at the same place as the CCBIO Annual Symposium 2020. This year's overarching topic is Biomarkers in Immunotherapy. Registration is now open!

The beautiful surroundings at the historical hotel Solstrand provide an ideal frame for the symposium with the serene fjord views, fresh air, great food and spacious areas, with a little touch of Norwegian history.
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Biomarkers in immunotherapy

Also this year, CCBIO will be hosting a Satellite Symposium the day before the CCBIO Annual Symposium. Topic this year is Biomarkers in Immunotherapy

We start out with a delicious lunch buffet and then go on to the scientific program. 

Speakers include Lewis AuUlf Landegren, Genevieve M. Boland, Don Gibbons, Nikesh Kotecha and Satu Mustjoki.

Registration: please use this link within April 1st.

Preliminary program:

10:00-12:00  Registration

12:00-13:00  Lunch

13:00-13:05  Lars A. Akslen (Director of CCBIO): Introduction and Opening words

Chair: Oddbjørn Straume

13:05-13:45  Lewis Au: Determinants of tumour immunogenicity and markers for anti-PD1 outcomes

13:45-14:25  Ulf Landegren: OLINK basics. (Title TBA)

14:25-15:05  Genevieve M. Boland: Liquid biopsy/OLINK/Melanoma (Title TBA)

15:05-15:40  Break with coffee and refreshments

Chair: Bjørn Tore Gjertsen

15:40-16:10  Don Gibbons: Lung Cancer (Title TBA)

16:10-16:40  Nikesh Kotecha: The IO Landscape: An Informatics View

16:40-17:10  Satu Mustjoki: Analysis of lymphocyte responses during immuno-oncology therapy using single cell RNA and TCR sequencing

17:10-17:40  Ezra Cohen: Title TBA

Read article here about the first Satellite Symposium which focused on Liquid Biopsies, co-organized by the Centre for Cancer Biomarkers (CCBIO), the Bergen Health Strategic Program of Personalized Cancer Therapy (Liquid Biopsies), and Professor Klaus Pantel, University Klinik Hamburg.

The Satellite Symposium can be combined with CCBIO's largest annual event, the cancer research meeting CCBIO 8th Annual Symposium which will take place May 12-13 2020, also at Solstrand Hotel & Bad.

So save the date – and welcome!