HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
AACR Annual Meeting showcases significant developments in understanding and targeting cancers

in cancers and decreasing positive outcomes among African Americans
  • Clinical data illustrating the impact of the HPV-16/18 LI VLP AS04 candidate vaccine on precancerous lesions and the human papillomavirus
  • Studies demonstrating the protective effects of certain vegetables, fruits and tea against ovarian, pancreatic and breast cancers
  • Late-breaking findings from studies of cetuximab in people with chemotherapy-refractory colorectal cancer

    Additional briefings will focus on the latest research in patient prognosis, personalized medicine, inflammation, cancer biomarkers, stem cells and cancer diagnosis.

    With the aim of inspiring the next generation of young cancer researchers, the AACR has invited nearly 300 local high school students to participate in "The Conquest of Cancer and the Next Generation," a day-long program on the floor of the AACR meeting that will feature educational lectures and a tour of poster displays and exhibits as well as a networking reception. Many of these high school students will be paired with mentors among the AACR membership for guidance and education.

    "Over the last 100 years, the AACR has been privileged to be an integral part of the scientific discussion surrounding cancer," said William N. Hait, M.D., Ph.D., President-Elect, AACR. "It is critical that we maintain our commitment not only to providing a venue for research and collaboration but also to stimulating the achievement of the cancer scientists of the future."


    '"/>


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


    Page: 1 2 3

    Related biology news :

    1. NY Stem Cell Foundations 2nd Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference
    2. Illinois researchers presenting at ASPB Annual Meeting in Chicago, July 7-11
    3. Highlighted sessions of ASBMBs 2007 Annual Meeting
    4. Award lectures for ASBMBs 2007 Annual Meeting
    5. AACR to present distinguished public service awards at 2007 Annual Meeting
    6. New investigators tie for award at the 2007 AIUM Annual Convention
    7. Presidential Recognition Awards presented at the 2007 AIUM Annual Convention
    8. Advances in personalized medicine on agenda for 54th Society of Nucelar Medicine Annual Meeting
    9. AACRs Sixth Annual Landon Awards recognize Richard Kolodner, Douglas Lowy and John Schiller
    10. International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 27th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions
    11. Research and program highlights of the 2007 Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting, March 21-25, 2007

    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:


    (Date:3/27/2021)... ... March 25, 2021 , ... Phlexglobal announced ... Planet Group, has selected Phlexglobal and its innovative regulatory SaaS software, PhlexSubmission, as ... a comprehensive review of five regulatory software companies, with the review team including ...
    (Date:3/27/2021)... ... 25, 2021 , ... The 2021 Virtual Conference on Clinical Trial Supply-Europe ... More and more, clinical trial supply conferences are featuring speakers and forums that ... Asymmetrex’s founder and CEO, James L. Sherley, M.D., Ph.D., presented a talk ...
    (Date:3/23/2021)... ... March 23, 2021 , ... G-CON Manufacturing (G-CON), the ... by Matica Biotechnology (Matica Bio), a contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) specializing ... the cleanroom build out for its new GMP production facility in College Station, ...
    Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
    (Date:3/27/2021)... ... March 24, 2021 , ... ... Life Sciences and Healthcare firms of all sizes, adds depth to its team ... specialist. Pardillo, who earned his doctorate in computational chemistry from Florida International University ...
    (Date:3/27/2021)... ... March 24, 2021 , ... ABI Wellness, ... and reporting approach designed under CEO Mark Watson, today announced a webinar dedicated ... featuring guest speakers Dr. Cameron Clark, Neuropsychologist and Founder of Sharp Thinking, and ...
    (Date:3/27/2021)... ... ... The Xtalks editorial team is pleased to announce the launch of the ... joined by editorial team members Ayesha Rashid, Sydney Perelmutter and Mira Nabulsi to discuss ... including insights from industry experts. , The Xtalks Life Science podcast will feature ...
    (Date:3/23/2021)... Conn. (PRWEB) , ... March 23, 2021 , ... ... develops solutions for characterizing microbiome populations down to the strain level, recently unveiled ... applications. , Not all microbes are created equal: some are easy to ...
    Breaking Biology Technology:
    Cached News: