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Institute of Oncology Research (IOR),

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EFIS-EJI Travel Grant for Maria Teresa Balia of the IOR

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Maria Teresa Balia, PhD student in the Cancer Immunotherapy Lab at IOR, USI and led by Prof. Arianna Calcinotto, has been honored with the EFIS-EJI Travel Grant 2024. The EFIS-EJI Travel Grant is designed to support the attendance at the Swiss Young Immunologists Society Annual Symposium in Basel.

The prize, issued by the Swiss Young Immunology Socienty (SYIS), will cover the travel expenses to attend the symposium to present the work conducted in the field of immuno-oncology about the role of tumor-associated neutrophils in breast