The Norwegian Cancer Symposium 2014 was held during June 10-12, and the theme for this year's meeting was "Harnessing innate and adaptive immunity in cancer therapy".
Cancer Immunotherapy was selected as one of the breakthrough areas for 2013 in the December issue of the journal Science. A number of the internationally leading experts in this field held speeches in Oslo during the symposium, coming from institutions such as the Netherlands Cancer Institute, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, University College of London etc.
The biannual symposium is funded by Norsk Hydro's Fund for Cancer Research, which is exclusively devoted to supporting cancer research and scientists at The Institute for Cancer Research at Oslo University Hospital.
Approximately 130 scientist will participate at the symposium, which takes place at Holmenkollen Park Hotel.
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Department of immunology