8th Annual Symposium
Physics of Cancer
Leipzig, Germany
October 4-6, 2017
The investigation of changes in physical properties of cells during malignant transformation is an emerging field in cancer research and cell biology. The annual "Physics of Cancer" scientific symposium intends to bring together researchers from the worldwide pioneering groups that are investigating the mechanisms underlying cancer progression. This year's meeting will take place in Leipzig, Germany from October 4-6, 2017.
Topics Included
  • Biomechanics 
    (Biopolymers, Networks, Rheology, Cytoskeleton, Cell Shape)
  • Forces, Motion, Adhesion 
    (Cell Motility, Assembly, Molecular Motors, Cell Division)
  • Oncology
  • Imaging
Organizing Committee

Josef A. Käs
University of Leipzig, Germany

Harald Herrmann
German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

Carsten Beta
University of Potsdam, Germany

David M. Smith
Fraunhofer Institute IZI, Leipzig, Germany


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