Wellcome to Cancer and Extracellular Vesicles Summer School 1.-2.6.2022 which is organized by the Institute of Biomedicine and Cancer Research Community, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio.

Course description
This course will focus on extracellular vesicles (EVs) and cancer biology, concentrating on the role of EVs on cancer pathophysiology and the potential of EVs as cancer biomarkers and tools of therapy. Moreover, the latest EV-related methods and techniques will be introduced in the course. The summer school consists of two days of seminars. The goal of this course is to give a wide overview of the role of EVs in cancer introduced by top-level EV/cancer researchers nationally and internationally.

The course is mainly aimed for young researchers (postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers) but is open for all interested. The summer school is organized as a hybrid event, you can attend the course on site (Tietoteknia Auditorium, Savilahdentie 6, Kuopio) or virtually via Zoom.

The summer school is free of charge for university students and faculty members, but registration to the event is requiredregistration form

Registration fee for other participants (from companies) is 100 €. Please pay the registration fee by bank transfer by May 15th, 2022. Bank account: Danske Bank FI87 8919 9710 0011 36. Please make sure to include the reference number 65932 as reference on your remittance.

Abstracts of posters or short oral presentations are asked to submit by May 15th together with the registration. The researchers selected for poster or oral presentation will be informed by May 20th.

More information from uef-calendar
or you can contact Sanna Pasonen-Seppänen (sanna.pasonen@uef.fi), Kirsi Rilla (kirsi.rilla@uef.fi ), Kirsi Ketola (kirsi.ketola@uef.fi ), Maarit Sillanpää (maarit.sillanpaa@uef.fi)