Prof . Sharokh Shariat is head of the Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna. He presented his research in a seminar entitled "Personalized Therapeutic Strategies in Urothelial Cancer in 2014" and subsequently provided five students with the opportunity to discuss his and their research over lunch.
Prof. Matthias Ernst of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne in Australia presented his research in a seminar entitled "Gp-130-Stat3-signaling: A rheostat for the intestinal epithelium?"
Prof. Kurt Zatloukal Institute of Pathology, Medical University Graz presented his research in a seminar entitled "From personalized to precision medicine"
Dr. Kai Schöning of the Central Institute of Mental Health, Heidelberg University, Germany presented his research in a talk on Tuesday, 9th of September 2014.
Dr. Sally Deeb of the Dept. Proteomics and Signal Transduction, Max-Planck-Institut for Biochemistry in Martinsried, Germany
gave a talk entitled "Classification of Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma Subtypes by their Protein and Post-translational Modifications (PTMs) Expression Profiles”
Dr. Giacomo Volpe of the Institute of Biomedical Research, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom gives a talk entitled “Roles of Myb and C/EBPalpha in hematopoiesis and leukemia”
Prof. Patrick Gunning of the University of Toronto in Canada presented a talk on “Targeting STAT3 and STAT5 proteins with direct-binding, small molecule inhibitors”
Prof. Waldemar Priebe of MD Anderson Cancer Center The University of Texas in Houston USA gave a talk on “Transcriptional control of cancer: Emerging new treatments”
Mag. Claudia Lingner, DI Josef Pröll, Prof. Richard Moriggl supported by staff of the LBI-CR hosted Mag. Georg Kapsch, the president of the Federation of Austrian Industries on June 2, 2014. Mag. Kapsch showed himself impressed by the possibilities of modern cancer research and showed particular interest for the potential of novel cancer models generated through genetic modification.