Oxford Cancer Immuno-Oncology Network

Friday 28 June 2024 (10th Week, Trinity Term)

Engineering T cells with reduced cross-reactivity
Date: 28 June 2024, 9:15 - 10:15 (Friday, 10th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Jose Cabezas Caballero (Dushek Group, University of Oxford)
Venue: MRC Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, Headington OX3 9DS
Venue Details: WIMM Seminar Room
Organiser: Renata Sojka (MRC Translational Immune Discovery Unit, University of Oxford)
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 4 July 2024 (11th Week, Trinity Term)

Harnessing the Power of Multiomics from a Single Sample to Explore Tumor Heterogeneity and Advancing Immuno-oncology
Date: 4 July 2024, 12:00 - 13:00 (Thursday, 11th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Dr David Buck (Azenta Life Sciences)
Venue Details: Ground floor seminar room, Boundary Brook House, Old Road Campus. Seminar is followed by a networking lunch.
Organisers: Sheena Lee (MSD Business Partnerships Office), Medical Sciences Division Business Partnerships Office (University of Oxford)
Host: Sheena Lee (MSD Business Partnerships Office)

Comprehensive therapeutic targeting of the oncogene driver MYCN in childhood cancer
Date: 4 July 2024, 13:00 - 14:00 (Thursday, 11th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker s: Prof Louis Chesler (The Institute of Cancer Research), Professor John Anderson (University College London)
Venue Details: NDMRB Seminar Room (https://www.ndmrb.ox.ac.uk/contact/how-to-find-us)
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Monday 8 July 2024 (12th Week, Trinity Term)

Sympathetic neuroimmune interactions regulating outcomes of viral infection and cancer
Date: 8 July 2024, 12:00 - 13:00 (Monday, 12th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Prof Scott Mueller (University of Melbourne)
Venue: Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, Headington OX3 7FY
Venue Details: Kennedy Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Doris Chan (Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology)
Hosts: Professor Christopher Buckley (Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford), Prof Mark Coles (Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology )

Wednesday 17 July 2024 (13th Week, Trinity Term)

Cancer-causing infections in rural Africa – missed opportunities for prevention
Date: 17 July 2024, 12:00 - 13:00 (Wednesday, 13th week, Trinity 2024)
Speaker : Prof Robert Newton (University of York / MRC-Uganda Virus Research Institute)
Venue: Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus OX3 7LF
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre
Organiser: Lisbeth Soederberg (University of Oxford, Jenner Institute)
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 19 November 2024 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Joint 'Oxford Cancer Immuno-Oncology Network' and 'Oxford Immunology Network' seminar with networking drinks
Date: 19 November 2024, 15:00 - 17:00 (Tuesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2024)
Speaker s: Prof Helen Byrne (University of Oxford), Professor Irina Udalova (Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology), Barbora Schonfeldova ((Udalova Group), University of Oxford)
Venue: Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus OX3 7LF
Venue Details: Lecture Theatre
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA