The IX Congress of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery

The IX Congress of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery was held in Pilsen on 19-20 September. The congress was actively attended by prof. Kari Hemminki, ERA Chair holder, Dr. Ambrozkiewicz and Dr. Trailin from the Laboratory of Translational Cancer Genomics. At the conference, Professor Kari Hemminki presented his paper on „Survival in liver and pancreatic cancer in the Nordic countries over half a century“ in Session 2 „Liver and Pancreatic Surgery“. Dr. Trailin (Prognostic significance of the tumor immune microenvironment in hepatocellular carcinoma) and Dr. Ambrozkiewicz (Interplay between genetic and immune factors in the tumor microenvironment and their prognostic value in HCC) contributed to section 6 „Primary liver tumors“. More information can be found here.