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WG1 Workshop on physics and biology of tumour tissues undergoing EMF-based hyperthermia and thermal ablation treatments

WG1 Workshop on Physics and Biology of Tumour Tissues Undergoing EMF-based Hyperthermia and Thermal Ablation Treatments:
15-17 April 2016 – Prague, Czech Republic

Before the meeting

  • Local Organizer, Venue: Luca Vannucci, Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
  • Participants:
    • Vanni Lopresto, ENEA, Rome, Italy (main proposer)
    • Marta Cavagnaro, Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    • Giuseppe Ruvio, NUI, Galway, Ireland
    • Luca Vannucci, CAS, Prague, Czech Republic (host)
    • Rosanna Pinto, ENEA, Rome, Italy (STSM COST BM1309 EMF-MED)
    • Laura Farina, Sapienza, Rome, Italy (STSM COST TD1301 MiMed)
    • Jan Vrba Jr., CTU, Prague, Czech Republic (local participant)
    • David Vrba, CTU, Prague, Czech Republic (local participant)

Meeting topics:
– the scientific ideas and results achieved within the groups, related to physics and biology of tumour tissues undergoing EMF-based hyperthermia and thermal ablation treatments;
– developing related theranostic applications;
– setting up a multicenter joint research network, with plans for preliminary experiments useful as a platform for further collaboration.

After the meeting