Dear Colleague,

it is our pleasure to announce that Melanoma Bridge 2014, jointly organized by Istituto Nazionale Tumori Fondazione "G. Pascale", Fondazione Melanoma Onlus and Sidra Medical and Research Center, together with the Society for ImmunoTherapy of Cancer (SITC), will be held on December 3rd-6th at the Royal Continental Hotel in Naples, Italy.

The Scientific Board of Melanoma Bridge, including well-known experts covering different areas and based in different Countries, aims at achieving a broad-based participation by various groups and societies sharing a clinical or basic interest in the immunology and the biology of the cancer microenvironment. The scientific program of the meeting will be organized in 6 sessions: 
  1. Molecular and Immuno advances;
  2. Combination therapies;
  3. News in Immunotherapy;
  4. Tumor microenvironment and biomarkers;
  5. World-Wide Immunoscore Task Force: an update
  6. Round Table on regulatory issues of melanoma drugs
Attendees are expected from all around the world and encouraged to submit their abstracts for poster or oral presentation during the event. Please don't forget that all accepted abstracts will be included in a dedicated Supplement of the Journal of Translational Medicine. The speaker of the abstracts selected for oral communication will be exempt from registration fee and invited as speakers to Naples.
As traditional at Melanoma Bridge, representatives of melanoma patient associations will have their chance to actively join the event.

We would appreciate very much if you will join us in Naples and if you would be so kind as to inform your colleagues and collaborators about Melanoma Bridge 2014.

We’re looking forward to meeting you again in Naples!

Paolo A.Ascierto
Francesco M. Marincola
Nicola Mozzillo

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