Lifetime achievement award to Cornelis Melief

Mainz, May 2017 – On May 10, 2017, Prof. Dr. Cornelis (Kees) Melief will be honored for life-time achievements in cancer immunotherapy research. The Dutch immuno-haematologist is professor emeritus at Leiden University and Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Research Institute for Translational Oncology (TRON). The prize, which is endowed with 10,000 EUR, will be awarded for the first time by the Association for Cancer Immunotherapy CIMT on the occasion of the fifteenth anniversary of the Association at the Frankfurter Hof in Mainz, Germany.

Find more information on the official announcement at the CIMT website.