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Nanotechnologies in Cancer Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention Conference

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Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY 10011, USA

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Nanotechnologies in Cancer Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention Conference
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Jun 11 at 09:00 AM - Jun 13 at 06:00 PM
(UTC -05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada), Bogota, Lima
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Nanotechnologies in Cancer Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention

Organizers: Mark E. Davis (California Institute of Technology, Pasadena), Omid Farokhzad (Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School), Brooke Grindlinger (The New York Academy of Sciences), Melanie Brickman Stynes (The New York Academy of Sciences), Roger Kornberg (Stanford University School of Medicine), Robert S. Langer (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Konstantin Severinov (Rutgers the State University of New Jersey)

Throughout the past decade, nanoparticles and specifically nanoparticle drug delivery systems, have emerged at the forefront of cancer therapies. This conference will discuss: nanodiagnostics for cancer biomarkers and imaging, toxicity and safety; nanovaccines and nanoimmunotherapeutics; targeted delivery in tumors; and nanoparticle-based gene therapy.