NDPIA course on “Infection and Cancer” 11-12 May at KI

A 2 ECTS NDPIA course on “Infection and Cancer” will be held at the Dept. of Cell and Molecular Biology at Karolinska Institutet 11-12 May, 2017. Examples of content:

  • Basic concepts of viral transformation
  • Analysis of the mechanism by which bacterial infections contribute to cancer initiation and progression
  • How chronic or latent infections can promote the acquisition of several hallmarks of cancer
  • Which conditions favor the microbial transforming capacity
  • How these processes can be prevented by prophylactic vaccination
  • Open issues that still need to be solved

The presence of national and international prominent researchers provide a golden opportunity for the participants to strengthen their scientific network.

Link to additional information and registration

Registration deadline 17 March, 2017

Additional upcoming NDPIA course spring 2017 (to be announced ASAP):

22-23 May    Practical course in Medical Nanotechnology, Stockholm