BCI team presenting at the Digestive Disease Week in Chicago
Mr Hemant Kocher from the Centre for Tumour Biology and members of his research team will be presenting at the Digestive Diseases Week in Chicago 7-10 May 2011.
The team will be presenting the following:
Monday 9 May
|Poster of Distinction (watch the video abstract)
The Ratio of Pancreatic Stellate Cells to Pancreatic Cancer Cells Plays a Critical Role in Modulating Carcinoma Cell Behaviour
Investigating the Role of FGF Signaling in Pancreatic Cancer
Stacey J. Coleman, Athina Myrto-Chioni, Richard P. Grose, Hemant Kocher
Oral presentation: topic form: biology of the pancreas
Retinoic Acid-Induced Stellate Cell Quiescence Results in Sfrp4 Secretion Which Abrogates Wnt-β-Catenin Signalling Pathway Modulating Human Pancreatic Tumour Cell Behaviour
Fieke Froeling, Christine Feig, Claude Chelala, Hans Clevers, David A Tuveson, Ian Hart, Hemant Kocher
'Digestive Disease Week (DDW) is considered the largest and most prestigious meeting in the world for the GI professional. Every year it attracts close to 16,000 physicians, researchers and academics from around the world who desire to stay up-to-date in their respective fields.
The meeting is the year's best opportunity to learn about the latest advances in gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of digestive disorders, and cutting-edge technological advances.’
American Gastroenterological Association
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