The CIMT Program Committee has made available the session program of the upcoming 17th CIMT Annual Meeting.Read More
As a supporting and educational partner for the IO360 conference in NYC, February 6-8, 2019, CIMT offers its members a 20 percent registration discount.Read More
The CIMT program committee is calling for abstract submission in six categories: Therapeutic Vaccination, Cellular Therapy, New Targets & New Leads, Immunomonitoring, Tumor Biology and Interaction with the Immune System, Improving Immunity. The abstract submission deadline is set for March 8, 2019.Read More
CIMT contributed to GAPVAC clinical trial biomarker program.Read More
CIMT is calling for abstracts for its 2019 Winter School to take place January 12-16, 2019 in Obergurgl/Austria.
To apply for one of 30 available spots, interested post-docs and advanced PhD students must submit a scientific abstract, CV and letter of intent. The CIMT Winter School offers an intensive three-day program designed to learn and connect in an extraordinary mountain setting.
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation.
James P. Allison studied a known protein that functions as a brake on the immune system. He realized the potential of releasing the brake and thereby unleashing our immune cells to attack tumors. He then developed this concept into a brand new approach for treating patients.Read More
The CRI-CIMT-EATI-AACR International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference started today with a three and a half day program featuring talks from more than 50 leaders in the field covering all areas of inquiry in cancer immunology and immunotherapy, including: regulating T cells and their response to cancer, tumor microenvironment, genetically engineered T cells, maintenance of immune balance, novel vaccine platforms and combinations, mutational analysis and predicting response to immunotherapy, convergence of technology and cancer immunotherapy, microbiome, and metabolism. The conference can be followed on Twitter #CICON18Read More
Registration and abstract submission are now open online for the Fourth International Cancer Immunotherapy Conference. This joint meeting hosted by the Cancer Research Institute (CRI), the Association for Cancer Immunotherapy (CIMT), the European Academy of Tumor Immunology (EATI), and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) will take place at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City, September 30 - October 3, 2018.Read More