Workshop "New approaches to tackle Glioblastoma resistance"

November 22, 2021

Illkirch (France)




9h30                     Welcome of participants

9h55                     Workshop short introduction

Session 1: chaired by Dr Françoise Dantzer

10h00                  Targeting cancer stem cells and their associated microenvironment: clinical relevance for glioblastoma treatment. Romane AUVERGNE (ICANS)

10h30                  Peptide-based targeting of Glioblastoma cells and microglia: towards a new therapeutic approach? Dominique BAGNARD (IMS)

11h00                  Combination of proton radiations and oncolytic viruses to eradicate cancers, including glioblastomas and pancreatic adenocarcinomas. Laurent DAEFFLER (IPHC)

11h30                  Detection and strategies to overcome hypoxia-induced radioresistance in glioblastoma. Samuel VALABLE (CNRS)

12h00                  Lunch


Session 2 : chaired by Pr Dominique Bagnard

13h30                Molecular states of glioblastoma to define therapeutic targets. Monique DONTENWILL (CNRS)

14h00                Targeted therapy for brain tumours: challenges and perspectives for PARPs. Françoise DANTZER (BSC, CNRS)

14h30                  Better understanding glioblastoma intratumor heterogeneity to target invasion. Thomas DAUBON (BioDynaMit team, CNRS)

15h00                  GlioCure: preclinical, pharmaceutical and pharmacological development of drug candidates in neuro-oncology. Claire LEPINOUX-CHAMBAUD (GLIOCURE)

15h30                  Hemerion Therapeutics: an innovative Drug/Device combo for the surgical management of Glioblastoma. Maximilien VERMANDEL (HEMERION THERAPEUTICS)

16h00                  Coffee break

16h30                  Round table: Models, hierarchy of targets, combination therapy

17h30                  End of the workshop


Organizers: Dr. Françoise Dantzer & Pr. D. Bagnard


IMS Identifiant court CC2019 RVB email


Date: November 22nd, 2021

Venue: 7Hotel - 550 Bd Sébastien Brant, F-67400 Illkirch-Graffenstaden

Sanitary pass mandatory


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Registration deadline: Nov. 19th, 2021 - noon.


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