The virus, the cancer, and our response

Date:

Darwin Lecture 2012

A joint meeting between the Linnean Society and the RSM

The virus, the cancer, and our response

Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz FRS FRCP FMedSci

Leszek Borysiewicz

Therefore there is interplay between three evolutionary processes: the evolution of oncogenic viruses, the evolution of immune evasion mechanisms, and the evolution of healthcare provision to cope with this problem in a holistic way.

Tea will be served in the Library from 5.30pm and the lecture will be followed by a wine reception.

This meeting is free and open to all; registration is not necessary.