Centre for Cancer Biomarkers CCBIO
JUSS – CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium

CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium September 19th

Welcome to the first CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium in the fall term 2019!

Collage of photos from teaching at the CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposia.
Anne S.Herdlevær/Ingvild Melien/CCBIO/Colourbox.

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Researcher Harald Barsnes will give an inspirational keynote lecture about how to welcome the new era of public research data. Kjersti Davidsen will present her trial on immunotherapy for cancer stem cells, and local PhD students and postdocs will present their work on topics including AXL mediated drug resistance (Lotsberg), combinational treatment of metastatic melanoma (Nymark Aasen), status of the MoMaTEC2 clinical trial (Forsse), and science communication (Ertsås).

Postdocs Kenneth Finne and Cornelia Schuster are chairs. 

When: 10.00-14.00

Where: Auditorium B301, 3rd floor Sentralblokken, Haukeland University Hospital

There is no charge. Lunch is included.

Registration linkhttps://skjemaker.app.uib.no/view.php?id=7014709

Please register within September 17th at noon.


10:00-10:05OrganizersWelcome and information on CCBIO901
10:05-10:50Harald BarsnesKeynote: How to welcome the new era of public research data
10:50-11:05 Coffee and tea break
11:05-11:25Henriette ErtsåsScience Outreach - How and Why?
11:25-11:45Synnøve Nymark AasenEffective treatment of metastatic melanoma by combining MAPK and PI3K signaling pathway inhibitors
11:45-12:05David Erik ForsseInterim analysis in MoMaTEC2; adjusting cutoff for hormonal receptors
12:05-12:45 Lunch break. Included (just remember to register)
12:45-13:35Kjersti DavidsenImmunotherapy for cancer stem cells. A perfect match?
13:35-13:55Maria LotsbergMolecular mechanisms of AXL mediated drug resistance in NSCLC
13.55-14.00OrganizersWrap-up and concluding remarks