Dr. Richard Marais presents the UM Cure 2020 project.

24 - 27th March 2017 at Institut Curie, Paris

Dr. Richard Marais presents the UM Cure 2020 project in Paris

The conference “The Future of Oncology”, organised by The Paris Alliance of Cancer Research Institutes (PACRI), took place on the 23rd and 24th of March at Institut Curie, Paris.

The PACRI project, an alliance of Institut Curie, Gustave Roussy Cancer Campus, Institut St. Louis and University Paris Descarte, is part of the «Investissement d’Avenir» programme and aims to enable the emergence of centers of excellence that will enhance the attractiveness of France in the field of cancer research.

This event gathered 20 renowned speakers who addressed the main topics and the major challenges of fundamental and translational cancer research in the forthcoming years.

Among them was Richard Marais, from Cancer Research UK, who presented the UM CURE 2020 project to an excited audience, during his presentation on “From basic biology to precision medicine in melanoma”.