25th Edition of Porto Cancer Meeting 2018
Cancer Wars: The Immune Force Awakens
Carlos Palmeira
Instituto de Medicina Molecular – João Lobo Antunes, University of Lisbon

Carlos Palmeira is licentiated in Biology and he holds an MSc degree in Oncology and a PhD in Biomedicine from the University of Porto. He is a member of the research group of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutic of the IPO-Porto Research Center. This group is dedicated to the investigation of clinical and laboratory translation in oncological diseases. He participates in several research projects, mainly based in immunology and flow cytometric approaches. In parallel, he develops diagnostic activity in the Cellular Immunology Laboratory, belonging to the Department of Immunology of IPO-Porto. He is Associate Professor at the Health Faculty of University Fernando Pessoa, teaching in under and post-graduate degrees.