Mini Course: Plasma & Cancer

Wednesday September 30, 2020.

Organizers: Vandana Miller, Mounir Laroussi, Annemie Bogaerts

 

Morning Session: BASIC PRINCIPLES

Redox Biochemistry

Dr. Kristian Wende, INP Greifswald, Germany    

Plasma devices as a controllable source of RONS delivery for cancer treatment

Dr. Mounir Laroussi, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA

Plasma-induced cellular changes

Dr. Sander Bekeschus, INP Greifswald, Germany

PANEL DISCUSSION ON THE BASICS OF PLASMA ONCOLOGY

 

LUNCH Break

 

Afternoon Session: APPLIED ASPECTS

Plasma treatment of cancers – ablation vs. immunotherapy

Dr. Nagendra Kaushik, PBRC, Seoul, S. Korea

Indirect plasma application

Dr. Hiromasa Tanaka, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan

Lessons from pre-clinical and clinical studies 

Dr. Jonathan Sherman, George Washington University, Washington DC, USA

PANEL DISCUSSION ON DIRECT vs. INDIRECT and LOCAL vs. SYSTEMIC TREATMENT