Dear Colleagues,


We are pleased to announce that the 3rd International Cancer and Ion Channels Congress (CANCERION-2021) will be held virtually during 16th -18th September 2021. The organization is under the auspices of the Minister of Health of Turkey, Dr. Fahrettin Koca, and Istanbul Medipol University.


We are also delighted to confirm the active participation of Prof. Robert Weinberg, Prof. Annarosa Arcangeli, Prof. Mustafa Djamgoz, Prof. Omer Kucuk, Prof. Michael Levin, Prof. Stine Pedersen, Prof. Natalia Prevarskaya, and Drs. Ömer Yilmaz, Besim Ögretmen and Claudio Suparan.


Professor Robert Weinberg will deliver the opening presidential lecture.


The main themes of this congress will be cancer metabolism, translational oncology and ion channels. There will be 25 oral sessions each with a keynote lecture. In addition, several courses are being organized. This congress will bring together scientists from academia and industry, interested in interdisciplinary research and education in the fields of cancer research and clinical oncology.


On behalf of CANCERION-2021 Organizing and Scientific Committee, we invite you to our Congress and would be honoured to have your participation.


Prof. Dr. Türkan YİĞİTBAŞI and Assoc. Prof. Mustafa GÜZEL

Congress Co-Presidents

Istanbul Medipol University