Early Detection Research Network

Clinical and Translational Research on Cancer: Glycomics Applications


This announcement is to notify the scientific community of a conference entitled Clinical and Translational Research on Cancer:  Glycomics Applications. This meeting will be held March 24-27 in Ise-Shima, Japan, southwest of Tokyo on the coast, and will involve Japanese and US researchers, as well as others from around the world. The purpose of this conference is to discuss recent advances in glycomics research of translational significance for the discovery and development of biomarkers for early detection and diagnosis of cancer. All interested parties are welcome to attend and present a poster at this meeting.

Travel fellowships of $1500 are available to those attendees from the US whose abstracts are chosen for presentation. New investigators and members of minority groups are encouraged to submit abstracts. For more information on these fellowships, please contact Karl Krueger: kruegerk@mail.nih.gov

Additional information and updates to this conference are posted at: http://primatours.co.jp/JSPS/index.html