World Cancer Conference

Venue: Beijing

Location: Beijing, China

Event Date/Time: Sep 13, 2007
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“The market for cancer therapeutics is more than US$20 billion worldwide, with annual projected growth rates of 15%-20%”

“Worldwide spending on cancer medication is expected to more than double from $24 billion in 2004 to &55 billion in 2009”- IMS health

“Several years ago, not many pharmaceutical companies have a presence in the cancer business. Today major pharmaceutical companies have awakened to the scientific discoveries and business potential, especially the high prices of cancer drugs. This is also a wake up call for biotech companies and investors”

The World Cancer Conference is the first international conference in China focused on basic research and new drug development in cancer and oncology. It provides a not-to-be-missed opportunity for specialists in cancer research, leading oncologists, practicising clinicians, life science researchers and scientists in biotech and pharmaceutical companies from China and beyond to exchange the latest scientific & technical achievements and trends in cancer research and oncology drug development.
Featuring some 24 expert speakers, WCC 2007 will provide you with the latest scientific achievements, Technology developments and Therapy innovations in therapy development and drug discovery.

Key themes in the conference includes:
• New approaches and strategies to target and treat cancer
• The latest in translational research and exploratory medicine
• Bridging the gap between discovery and development by translating targets and pathways to clinical efficacy
• Hear from clinical practice to understand future trends in cancer therapy and drug development