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Announcing the Gordon Research Conference on Physical Science of Cancer

Announcing the Gordon Research Conference on Physical Science of Cancer


The first Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Physical Science of Cancer will be held in Galveston, Texas onFebruary 5-10, 2017. The GRC Chair and Vice Chair, Dr. Dennis Discher (UPENN PS-OC PI) and Dr. Franziska Michor (DFCI PS-OC PI), respectively, have organized a program themed upon cancer forces, structures, and mathematical predictions. The current challenges in the field that will be focused on in sessions range from topics in Migration-Invasion mechanisms and Genomic Instability to Mathematical physics-based modeling for novel clinical trials in Immuno-Oncology. The application deadline to attend the meeting is January 8, 2017. Visit the GRC website for more information and to apply.