Annual Meeting of the French Society for ECM Biology – ECM in health and disease
16 & 17 mars 2017
Lieu : Marseille, Les Jardins du Pharo
2nd SUNRiSE Meeting – Stem Cells & Cancer
26 & 27 juin
Lieu : Montpellier, Genopolys
Organisateurs : SUNRiSE Network
The SUNRiSE network is organizing its 2nd annual meeting entitled « Stem Cells and Cancer » in Montpellier, from the 26th to the 27th of june 2017.
The cancer stem cell consortium (SUd CaNceR Stem cEll network, SUNRiSE network) aims at promoting interactions between researchers and clinicians involved in the field of cancer stem cells (CSC) in solid tumors. The meeting targets an audience of scientists and physicians interested in CSCs, developing research projects on the study of the biology, dissemination, plasticity and resistance of CSCs on solid tumors. About 100 participants coming from Montpellier, Bordeaux, Lyon, Limoges, Marseille, Nice, Paris and Toulouse gathered on November 18th and 19th 2015 in Marseille for the first edition of the meeting, supported by Cancéropole PACA and Cancéropole GSO. This second edition aims at reinforcing cooperation between the network’s teams and at initiating collaborations with new teams, at the national level, in order to strenghten and enlarge the network.