The Pezcoller Foundation - Maria Begnudelli Fellowship Awards (to the 3 best posters presented at the Pezcoller Symposia)

Established in 2003, thanks to a legacy of Maria Begnudelli

  • To recognize the three best posters presented at the annual Pezcoller Symposium.
  • The winners:
    • are selected on a competitive basis by the Symposium Scientific Committee
    • are invited to present their results, in front of the Symposium Faculty and all attendants
    • are refunded of the registration, travel and housing expenses

Starting from the 2003 Symposium, 49 young Researchers have been awarded so far.

The 2022 awardees are:
Casagranda Andrea, Università della Svizzera Italiana, Bellinzona, Switzerland: Genome-wide CRISPR Activation Screens Revealed Novel Resistance Factors to CAR-T Cells

Casati Beatrice, German Cancer Research Centre, (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany: Tumor warm-up with editopes: RNA editing for immunotherapy

Fusco Simona, San Raffaele-Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy- Unit, Trento, Italy: Therapy-induced senescence triggers viral mimicry and promotes anti-tumour immunity in acute myeloid leukaemia

The 2022 Winners of the Pezcoller Foundation-Maria Begnudelli Fellowship Awards

The 2023 Pezcoller Foundation - Maria Begnudelli Awards will be given during the upcoming Pezcoller Symposium (June 19-20 2023).
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