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AACR Annual Meeting showcases significant developments in understanding and targeting cancers

re of Cancer Prevention and Cures" featuring world leaders in the fields of cancer genetics, cellular metabolism, stem cell biology, molecular diagnostics, targeted therapies, early detection and the impact of future cancer science on public health will provide a vantage point for historical and current perspectives across the spectrum of basic and applied cancer science. Late-breaking plenary sessions in basic, translational and clinical cancer research will cover the latest advances from the laboratory and their translational potential to the clinic. Special sessions will also feature phase I and phase II studies of novel therapeutic agents in early-stage clinical trials, as well as the latest phase III clinical trial findings.

"This meeting provides an unmatched opportunity to exchange information on current and emerging discoveries, forge new collaborations and identify future opportunities in virtually all areas of modern cancer research and patient care," said Ronald A. DePinho, M.D., scientific chairperson of the 2007 AACR Program Committee. "In our Centennial year, this deeply reflects the intent of our founders on a scale that they could scarcely imagine."

AACRs Annual Meeting attracts attendees including leading academic, industry and government scientists, as well as clinical oncologists, students, cancer survivors, advocates and other health care professionals. Such a diverse group facilitates a cross-disciplinary exchange of new ideas and collaborations. This year, more than 6,000 abstracts were submitted for presentation, complementing an outstanding program of scientific and educational events.

Among meeting highlights, the AACR has selected more than 35 scientific abstracts for presentation by their authors in 10 press briefings, each highlighting a critical or emerging area of cancer research. Featured press briefing topics include:

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Contact: Staci Vernick Goldberg
goldberg@aacr.org
267-646-0616
American Association for Cancer Research
10-Apr-2007


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