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Join us for..Prof Margaret Stanley, vaccines and immunotherapies against HPV, the cause of cervix cancer

Please join us on 8th November for an evening lecture with Professor Margaret Stanley.

“The development of vaccines and immunotherapies against human papillomaviruses, the cause of cervix cancer”

Professor Stanley is Professor of Epithelial Biology in the University of Cambridge.   She was awarded the OBE for services to Virology in 2004 and is a member of the Spongiform Encephalopathies Advisory Committee that advises the UK government on prion diseases.  Her research focuses on mechanisms of host defence and the development of vaccines and immunotherapies against human papillomaviruses, the cause of cervix cancer.  She will also discuss the current vaccination programme for girls.

8th November, Wood Legh Room, Lucy Cavendish College,  6-7pm.  Please arrive early.  The talk is free but please register in advance here.

The event will be followed by formal hall (Science, Engineering, Maths, Computer Science and Geography) at Lucy Cavendish College. 7pm for 7.30pm, £22.05.  Everyone welcome.  Please contact Jenny Koenig (jk111 at cam.ac.uk) if you would like to attend. Please book early as places are limited.

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