Cancer therapies: basic and clinical perspectives in brain, prostate, and lung tumors: Naples, September, 24-27, 2000

J Cell Physiol. 2001 Aug;188(2):274-80. doi: 10.1002/jcp.1098.


A continuous flow of theoretical and practical information among basic research, diagnosis, and therapeutic innovation is a crucial process to achieve a timely and effective progress in defeating human cancer. According to this essential concept, the main objective of the Fourth Joint International Cancer Conference "Cancer Therapies: Basic and Clinical Perspectives in Brain, Prostate and Lung Cancer" has been of gathering together basic scientists and clinicians who represent scientific opinion leaders in their field, to present and discuss the most recent scientific achievements in basic and clinical perspectives, advanced diagnostic and therapeutic strategies, and molecular and cellular therapeutic approaches in brain, prostate, and lung cancer.

Publication types

  • Congress
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Brain Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Brain Neoplasms / physiopathology
  • Brain Neoplasms / therapy
  • Humans
  • Lung Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Lung Neoplasms / physiopathology
  • Lung Neoplasms / therapy
  • Male
  • Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Neoplasms / physiopathology*
  • Neoplasms / therapy*
  • Prostatic Neoplasms / epidemiology
  • Prostatic Neoplasms / physiopathology
  • Prostatic Neoplasms / therapy