- Dr. Ciro Isidoro, PhD, MD
- Department of Health Sciences, Università del Piemonte Orientale "A. Avogadro", Novara, Italy.
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Special Issue Introduction
This Special Issue of Journal of Cancer Metastasis and Treatment is dedicated to the proceedings of the 3rd World Congress on Cancer 2019 going to be held in Prague (Czech Republic) in September 23-25 (http://colossalfacet.com/cancer-conference/
The theme of the Conference Cancer-2019 is "New strategies to prevent, diagnose and treat Cancer based on Precision Medicine”. The Conference will focus on the biomolecular mechanisms of cancer development, on the altered energetic metabolism in cancer cells, on the cancer patient’s metabolic alterations, and on the diagnostic and therapeutic approaches. Major topics include: Pathogenetic mechanisms (oncogenes, oncosuppressors, DNA repair, cancer stem cells, epigenetics, inflammation, immune responses); Metabolism (Nutrition, Fasting, Obesity) and Cancer; Novel strategies for Prevention, Diagnosis and Therapy (imaging, Phytochemicals, nanotheranostics).The conference will gather academicians and young inspired scientists from all around the world with the aim to strengthen the international cooperation in the fight against Cancer. One other major goal of this Conference is, in fact, to create an atmosphere of interactions between young and senior scientists to favor novel cooperation that shall bring to new and more efficacious strategies to understand and fight cancer. The Organizing Scientific Committee is formed by renowned scientists in the field who will deliver a keynote Speech. Thomas N Seyfried will deliver the Honorary Lecture. In addition, we will have Invited Lectures and Oral Communications and Poster presentation from registered attendees from all over the World.
This Special Issue shall collect the contribution in the form of original research paper or of review article from all the participants at the Conference.
KeywordsAutophagy, Biomarkers, Cachexia, Cancer metabolism, Cancer therapy, cell death, Epigenetics, tumor microenvironment, Metastasis, precision medicine.
Submission Deadline31 Mar 2020