Public Release: 

AACR-NCI-EORTC to host international conference on molecular targets and cancer therapeutics

Meeting to be held in Boston, Nov. 5-9

American Association for Cancer Research

BOSTON -- The American Association for Cancer Research, the National Cancer Institute, and the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer will host their annual International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics from Nov. 5-9, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.

The Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics conference is the premier international meeting featuring novel cancer therapeutics. It will bring together an estimated 3,000 academics, scientists, and pharmaceutical industry representatives from across the globe to discuss innovations in drug development, target selection, and the impact of new discoveries in molecular biology.

Registration is complimentary for credentialed news media. Return completed forms to Lauren Riley via email at or via fax at 215-446-7291.

Public information officers at medical institutes and cancer centers can also register by contacting Lauren Riley at or 215-446-7155.

Those following on social media can join the conversation on Twitter at #Targets15.


For more information, contact Julia Gunther at or 267-250-5441, or Jeff Molter at or 267-210-3965.

Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.