AACR hosts 95th Annual Meeting

02/17/04

The premier international meeting for developments

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AACR Hosts 95th Annual Meeting Orlando, Fla. March 27-31, 2004

THE PREMIER INTERNATIONAL MEETING FOR DEVELOPMENTS IN CANCER RESEARCH

What:
The AACR Annual Meeting is the world's leading multidisciplinary event in the field, featuring the latest findings and most significant information in laboratory, translational and clinical cancer research.

More than 5,500 abstracts will be presented at the meeting, complementing an outstanding program of scientific and educational events. The AACR Annual Meeting attracts clinical oncologists, basic scientists, epidemiologists and translational researchers from around the world, working toward the eradication of cancer and, in the meantime, to improve prevention and patient care.

Highlights include:

  • Moderate exercise promotes breast cancer survival
  • Vitamin E lowers risk of prostate, bladder cancers
  • Viral link to non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Red blood cell-boosting protein cuts cognitive loss from brain irradiation
  • New diagnostic tools from proteomics to fight ovarian cancer
  • Tobacco-induced genetic changes may be targets for intervention, prevention

When:
March 2731, 2004

Where:
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Fla.

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