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AACR Virtual Meeting: Sarcomas

June 28-29, 2021
Virtual Meeting

Registered AttendeesAccess the Meeting Site

Conference Cochairs

Elizabeth R. Lawlor, Seattle Children’s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
Poul H.B. Sorensen, British Columbia Cancer Research Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
E. Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, University of California, San Francisco, California

Sarcomas are a rare but complex group of malignant tumor types that affect 1% of the adult population but are more prevalent among children, representing about 15% of pediatric cancers. This AACR Virtual Special Conference on Sarcomas will explore new biology driving research and treatment of sarcomas and soft tissue tumors. This ‘mini’ conference will cover multi-disciplinary topics that range from basic research in model systems and signaling, to novel immunologic therapies and gene regulation. The conference Cochairs have developed a program featuring the latest research from established young and rising star Sarcoma investigators that will appeal to laboratory scientists as well as clinical oncologists.