Division of Infection and Immunity


IIT Seminar | Dr Adel Samson

03 October 2019, 12:00 pm–1:00 pm

'Translational oncolytic virus-based immunotherapies'

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Professor Tim Meyer (Host)


Lecture Theatre 3
UCL Medical School, Royal Free Campus
Rowland Hill Street
United Kingdom

Dr Adel Samson of the School of Medicine at the University of Leeds will be speaking at the UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation Seminar Series on Thursday 03 October. The seminar will be held in Lecture Theatre 3 at the UCL Medical School Royal Free Campus.

All are welcome to attend. If you would like to meet the speaker after the seminar please contact the host.

About the speaker

Dr Samson leads the Translational Cancer Immunotheray Group. His research group focuses on harnessing the immune system to treat solid malignancies, optimising the efficacy and delivery of immunotherapies to tumours, and understanding the immunological effects of cancer therapies.

Dr Samson's research spans multiple key steps in immunotherapy development, including pre-clinical laboratory conceptualisation and optimisation, early phase clinical trials, and the analysis of clinical trial samples.

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