Here you will find MSSO's latest news and stories, interesting events as well as recent publications generated by our fellows.



The first MSSO postdocs are beginning their lab rotations

With the beginning of 2020 the first MSSO postdocs will be starting their laboratory rotations.

We are happy to welcome Daniel Bachurski, Yannik d'Hargues, Julia Fromme and Orsolya Leidecker in Cologne. A fifth postdoc, Iwao Shimomura, will shortly join from Japan.

In Bonn Anne Fröhlich, Miriam Körber, Sonia Leonardelli, Marcel Renn and Sebastian Schlaweck are ready to go.



February 2020

Job opening for the 2nd class of MSSO Postdoc Fellows is now online!

MSSO Lecture - Principles of Cancer Genetics

Cancelled due to the current Corona crisis

April 20 and 21, 2020, Cologne

Lecturers will be Prof. Dr. Matthias Fischer. Prof. Dr. Kathrin Päschke will talk about 'Hallmarks of Cancer'. Prof. Dr. Roman Thomas' topics are 'Cancer Genomics Cancer' and 'Drug Discovery'. Dr. Silvia von Karstedt will introduce you to 'Cell Death in Cancer'.



Frankfurt Cancer Conference

The main theme of the second Frankfurt Cancer Conference from September 23 - 25, 2020 is “From Molecular Research to Mechanism-based Cancer Therapy”. The ongoing translational research activities of the University Cancer Center Frankfurt (UCT), the German Cancer Consortium (DKTK) in Frankfurt/Mainz, the Frankfurt Cancer Institute (FCI) and the Mildred Scheel Career Center (MSNZ) provide the framework for the conference, during which international, national and local research activities will be presented in two poster exhibitions and eight interdisciplinary sessions.