In Moscow, Russia, February 27 – 28 the 46th SCIENTIFIC SESSION: “GENETICS IN GASTROENTEROLOGY: POSSIBILITIES AND PERSPECTIVES”, organized by the Central Institute for Research on Gastroenterology took place.
Director of the Institute of Clinical and Preventive medicine of University of Latvia Marcis Leja gave two lectures at the conference on topics of prevention of inherited gastrointestinal tumors and gastric cancer.
In a lecture on stomach cancer, M.Leja talked about VOGAS project, as well as on other volatile marker diagnostic projects to detect gastric cancer.
Further possibilities for cooperation with leading Russian gastroenterology experts were discussed, incl. opportunities to submit joint projects.