Centre for Cancer Biomarkers CCBIO
JUSS – CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium

CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium

Welcome to the last CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium of the spring term 2021!

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Dear all

We are happy to welcome you to the digital CCBIO Junior Scientist Symposium June 17th 2021. Our keynote speaker Gro Vatne Røsland will give us an overview of microbiota in heath and diseases.  Local junior researchers will present exciting findings using liquid biopsies in metastatic melanoma and organoid models to study COVID-19 infection, advancing cancer research with murine tumor models and mass cytometry, and how to track systemic glioblastoma stem cells.

Join us for a perfect occasion for professional input and digital networking!

Where: Zoom meeting, so you can join from anywhere! Link will be sent to the registered participants. Open to all interested.

When: June 17, 2021, 09:00-12:15



09:05-09:55Keynote lecture by Gro Vatne Røsland: “Microbiota in health and diseases – a short overview”
10:15-10.35Cara Wogsland: “Advancing human cancer research with murine tumor models and mass cytometry"
10:35-11:05Camilla Ekanger: “Human organotypic airway and lung organoids for the study of SARS-CoV-2 infectivity and cytopathology”
11:25-11:45Stephanie Gisela Schwab: “Tracking of systemic glioblastoma stem cells in vivo”
11:45-12:05Shayla Sharmine: “Liquid biopsy in follow-up of metastatic melanoma treatment”
12:05-12:15Closing remarks