Program for årets nettverksmøte

Nettverksmøtet er 20.-21. september på Sola.

08.00 – 10.00 OSBREAC/Network board meeting
10.00 – 10.15 Registration/coffee, tea, fruit
liquid biopsy (Moderator Oddmund Nordgård)
10.15     – 11.00 Dentist Olaf Aase and wife memorial lecture

Clinical utility of ctDNA in breast cancer: Are we there yet?

Invited speaker Isaac Garcia-Murillas, Senior Scientific Officer, Division of Breast Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Research, London.

11.00 – 11.20 Liquid biopsy update from Stavanger

Kjersti Tjensvoll, PhD, Stavanger University hospital

11.20 – 11.30 Short break
11.30 – 11.50 Breast cancer diagnostics and patient monitoring from biofluid metabolic profiling

Guro F. Giskeødegård, NTNU

11.50 – 12.10 EU/Transcan project abnormal DNA methylation in cfDNA for early diagnostics

Jovana Klajic, Akershus University Hospital

12.10 – 12.30 Can we distinguish between selection and neutral evolution from observed data?

Ole Christian Lingjærde, UiO

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
Treatment and oncology (Moderator Gunnar Mellgren)
13.30– 14.15 Vestteknikk lecture

Prognostic and predictive biomarkers in DCIS: HER2, ER expression and multi-clonality of ER expression in the UK/ANZ DCIS trial.

Invited speaker Mangesh Thorat; Deputy Director (Clinical) – Barts Clinical Trials Unit at the Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, London.

14.15 – 14.35 Prognostic value of immune infiltration in breast cancer On behalf of Xavier Tekpli (Thomas Fleischer), Department of Cancer Genetics, Oslo University Hospital
14.35 – 14.45 Short break
14.45 – 15.05 Protein profile in neoadjuvant treatment of BC

Mads Haugland Haugen, Department of Tumorbiology, Oslo University Hospital

15.05—15.25 Lytiske peptider Gunhild Mælandsmo, Department of Tumorbiology, Oslo University Hospital
15.25—15.45 Glutaminase inhibition in PDX models of breast cancer Siver A. Moestue, NTNU
16.00 – 17.00 Sola Strand walk
17.00 – 17.20 Emit Bjørn Naume, Oslo University Hospital
17.20 – 17.40 Studies in Vestre Viken Kristine Kleivi Sahlberg, Vestre Viken
17.40 – 18.00 Next generation sequencing studies Torben Luders, Akershus University Hospital
18.00 – 18.10 PBCB update Siri Lunde, Stavanger University Hospital
18.10 – 18.30 Petramac Hans Petter Eikesdal, Helse Bergen
19.00 Dinner


Prevention and early diagnosis (Moderator )
08.30– 08.50 SRC-2-dependent regulation of epithelial-mesenchymal transition in breast cancer cells. Gunnar Mellgren, Hormone Laboratory, Haukeland University hospital
08.50 – 09.10 Ductal Carcinoma In Situ – a pre-invasive lesion subject to overtreatment Therese Sørlie Department of Cancer Genetics, Oslo University Hospital
09.10 – 09.30 Therapeutic strategies against Resistant and Metastatic Breast Cancer (TheraMetBC). Gunhild Mælandsmo, Department of Tumor Biology, Oslo University Hospital
09.30 – 09.50 From tumor microstructure to MRI contrast Tone F. Bathen, NTNU


10.00 – 10.30 Break
10.30 – 10.50 “Percathe” Horizon 2020 application Thomas Fleischer, Oslo University Hospital
10.50 — 11.10 Biomarkers in triple negative breast cancer + ICART collaboration

Emiel Janssen, Stavanger University Hospital

11.10 – 11.30
11.30 – 12.30 Lunch
Panel debate Moderator Kristine Kleivi/Bjørn Naume
12.30 – 13.45 “Further plans for the network”. Panel debate about national clinical studies (the new neoadjuvant study (petremac2, EMIT), setting up a national biobank and standardization of the biobanks available now, more collaboration on bio-informatics.
13.45 – 13.55 Short break for setting up the speed up dates
Speed updates (6 speakers, 10 min each)
14.00 – 15.00 1.   Proliferation and tamoxifen resistance Nina Gran Egeland, Stavanger

2.   Serum metabolomics-based patient monitoring in the NeoAva study Julia Debik, NTNU

3.    Non-coding molecular markers and mechanisms Miriam R Aure, Department of Cancer Genetics, Oslo University Hospital

4.   Can miRNAs improve HER2+ BC treatment in vitro Lisa Gregusson Svartdal, Vestre Viken/Department of Tumorbiology, Oslo University Hospital


15.00- – 15.10 Short break
15.10 – 15.30 Award for best speed update and conclusions