Centre for Cancer Biomarkers CCBIO
CCBIO Research School Course

Biomarkers and Tumor Biology in Clinical Practice

CCBIO Research School Course CCBIO904 covers tumorbiological aspects important for the understanding of why cancer develops and which mechanisms are important for tumor growth, metastases and morbidity in patients.

Collage of 4 photos from CCBIO labs, and cancer cells
CCBIO904 Research Course

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We will especially focus on tumorbiological alterations that are of importance for personalized therapies as well as clinical cancer research. Our goal is to illustrate how basic cancer research and knowledge about tumor biology have substantial impact on patients outcomes and lives.


Who can attend:

This course is open to PhD candidates affiliated with the Centre for Cancer Biomarkers CCBIO, other PhD candidates and to students at the Medical Student Research Programme (4-credit course).


Date and registration:

Date: Nov. 4-6.  Register per e-mail to solveig.witso@uib.no (as soon as possible).



See program here.



Administration: Solveig Lund Witsø – Solveig.Witso@uib.no Course coordinator: Reidun Kristin Kopperud - Reidun.Kristin.Kopperud@uib.no