Tumour Suppressors

L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain


   EMBO 2010 Courses & Workshops


   ES-L’Hospitalet de Llobregat | 10 – 11 May

   Tumour suppressors

   For a complete 2010 listing (over 80 EMBO events), please go to:

   Bi-annual deadlines for organizers to apply for EMBO funding: 1
   February / 1 August

   Further information:

   Contact: courses_workshops@embo.org

Schedule of Presentations:

Monday, May 10, 2010
09:00:00 Welcome Address
09:05:00 Session I: ANIMAL MODELS FOR TUMOR SUPPRESSORS David Sidransky
09:15:00 Conditional tumor suppressor knockout mouse models for lung cancer and mesothelioma Anton Berns
09:50:00 Tumor Suppressor Pathways in Gliomagenesis Suzanne J. Baker
10:25:00 Short talk
10:40:00 Short talk
10:55:00 Coffee break and poster session
11:30:00 Cancer mutations and targeted therapies in cells, mice and patients Elisabeth P. Henske
12:05:00 Tumor Suppressors beyond Cancer: role in Aging and Metabolism Manuel Serrano
12:40:00 Short talk
12:55:00 Lunch and poster session I
13:00:00 Session II: FAMILIAL CANCER Elisabeth P. Henske
14:30:00 Familial breast cancer. Where are we and where do we go Javier Benitez
15:05:00 Neurofibromatosis type 1: From mutation analysis to antisense therapeutics Conxi Lazaro
15:40:00 The Ras-o-pathies: inherited disorders of the RAS-pathway Eric Legius
16:15:00 Coffee break and poster session
16:45:00 Fanconi anemia: a paradigm of cancer prone syndrome Jordi Surralles
17:20:00 Short talk
17:45:00 Short talk
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
09:30:00 Prevention of malignancy in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer; the Finnish experience Lauri A. Aaltonen
10:05:00 Tumour suppressor genes: still a useful concept? Ian Tomlinson
10:40:00 Short talk
10:55:00 Group Picture - Coffee break and poster session
12:00:00 Synthetic Lethal Approaches to Cancer Therapy Alan Ashworth
12:35:00 Short talk
12:50:00 Short talk
13:05:00 Lunch and poster session
13:10:00 Session IV: NOVEL TUMOR SUPPRESSORS Alan Ashworth
14:30:00 Integrating molecular markers and tumorgrafts to personalize cancer therapy David Sidransky
15:05:00 Cancer mutations and targeted therapies in cells, mice and patients Alberto Bardelli
15:40:00 Short talk
15:55:00 Coffee break and poster session
16:30:00 Somatic genetics of human cancer: moving towards large scale sequencing of cancer genomes P. Andrew Futreal
17:05:00 Identification of novel tumor suppressor genes in lung cancer Montse Sanchez-Cespedes
17:40:00 Short talk
17:45:00 Closing remarks
3D Tissue Models
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