Two postdoctoral positions opened in our Rare Cancers Genomics team: one on single-cell and spatial ‘omics of rare cancers and one on deep-learning image and ‘omics data analysis of rare cancers
Please check the details for first one here and the second one here or on our vacancies page.
Congratulations to our RCG team member Alexandra Sexton-Oates who won 2nd place in both of her individual swimming events (50m butterfly, 400m freestyle) at the 2023 UN Inter-Agency Games!
We are delighted to welcome back Laurane Mangé as a PhD student in the team, under the supervision of Nicolas Alcala and Lynnette Fernandez-Cuesta! Congratulations to Laurane who is a laureate of the competitive grant from the French league against cancer (la Ligue Nationale Contre le Cancer).
We are thrilled to welcome Lipika Lipika and Mirian Gutiérrez Núñez. Lipika is a PhD student in Bioinformatics from Brcic’s research team in Medizinische Universität Graz, Austria. She is visiting the team for two months to work on multi-omics molecular characterization of Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma and single cell transcriptomic analysis of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma. Mirian
We are thrilled to welcome back Maike Morrison, PhD student in Biology from the Rosenberg lab in Stanford University. Maike is coming back this month to continue her work with Nicolas Alcala on the development of statistical tools to assess the variability of tumor mutational signatures.
Heartfelt congratulations to Matthieu Foll, who has been honoured with the 2023 Young Investigators Award by the International Mesothelioma Interest Group for his work on Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma
Matthieu Foll was invited speaker in the 25th European Congress of Endocrinology (ECE 2023) in Istanbul, Turkey from 13-16 May 2023. This was a good opportunity to present the lungNENomics project and to discuss with other endocrine-related cancer experts.
Lynnette Fernandez-Cuesta and Matthieu Foll will be presenting at the upcoming EMBL Cancer Genomics Conference in Heidelberg (Nov 2023)
Lynnette Fernandez-Cuesta and Matthieu Foll will be presenting at the upcoming EMBL Cancer Genomics Conference taking place in Heidelberg in November
As every year, a unique opportunity to learn about the advances made in the field of neuroendocrine tumors. Both Matthieu Foll and Lynnette Fernandez-Cuesta presented during the 1st ENETS Basic and Translational NET research forum together with other collaborators of the Rare Cancers Genomics initiative such as Talya Dayton and Justo Castano. Time also to
Lynnette Fernandez-Cuesta was invited discussant in the first ESMO meeting including Rare Cancers. Great initiative for ESMO and a unique opportunity for networking in the field of Rare Cancers.