Brain Tumor Therapy team honored at annual SNO meeting

Published: November 20th, 2017

Category: Feature, MBI Announcements

The Preston A. Wells, Jr. Center for Brain Tumor Therapy team had an impressive showing at the 2017 Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) meeting in San Francisco, California, held Nov. 16-19.

Assistant professor Loic Deleyrolle, Ph.D., and post doctoral fellow Lan Hoang-Minh, Ph.D., received a Top 5 Poster award — selected from hundreds of presented posters at the conference — for their research on metabolic heterogeneity and targeting of slow-cycling cancer stem cells in glioblastoma. Click here to learn more about their research.

Out of more than 1,100 abstract submissions to SNO for presentations, University of Florida researchers were selected to:

  • Nine platform presentations
  • Two invited lectures
  • Chair two of the three sessions on immunotherapy

Congratulations to the entire team for a great showing at the 2017 SNO meeting!