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Summer School “Basic and Tumor Immunology”

23. august 2017 - 25. august 2017

Programme

August 23th
9.00 – 17.00 Hands-on course on magnetic cell sorting and immunophenotyping, Kai Kisand, Jaanika Kärner, Marina Šunina
19.30 Social get-together

August 24th
8.30 – 9.00 Registration
8.50 – 9.00 Wellcome
9.00 – 10.00 Control of T cell activation by CD28 and CTLA-4, Lucy Walker (UCL)
10.00 – 11.00 T cell exhaustion, Annika Karlsson (KI)
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee
11.30 – 12.30 Metabolic changes during T cell exhaustion, Anna Schurich (UCL)
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.30 Group discussion: Costimulatory molecules, exhaustion and therapeutics
14.30 – 15.30 Tumour immune escape, Rolf Kiessling (KI)
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee
16.00 – 17.00 T cell immunotherapy, Ola Winqvist (UCL)
17.00 – 18.00 Group discussion: Are Tregs predictors of tumor outcome: pro and con?
18.30 Career development session in informal milieu

August 25th
9.00 – 10.00 Translational cancer immunotherapy, Mark Lowdell (UCL)
10.00 – 11.00 The role of non-coding RNA in cancer, Dan Grander (KI)
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee
11.30 – 12.30 Therapeutic inhibition of solid tumours/ The role of Foxp3+ Regulatory T cells (Treg) in tumour immunity, Emily Colbeck (UCL)
12.30 – 13.00 Cancer immunotherapy in Estonia, Jana Jaal (UT)
13.00 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.30 Cancer genetics, Qiang Pan-Hammarström (KI)
14.30 – 15.00 Immunoprofiling – high-throughput analysis of the immune system, Toomas Neuman

Details

Start:
23. august 2017
End:
25. august 2017