Awardees 2018


Best Oral Free Paper Prizes


1st Best Oral Free Paper Prize

Evaluation of a 29 gene classifier for basal / non basal prediction in muscle-invasive bladder cancer FFPE samples


2nd Best Oral Free Paper Prize

Lysyl oxidase-like protein 2 in cholangiopathies


3rd Best Oral Free Paper Prize

Somatic copy number alterations as a biomarker of recurrence in stage II colon cancer patients

Jacqueline Fontugne, France
(1st Author: Nanour Sirab, France)

Marion Pollheimer, Austria

Ivan Archilla, Spain

Best Poster Prizes


1st Best Poster Prize

Clinical responses to crizotinib and ceritinib in lung adenocarcinomas carrying distinct variants of ALK rearrangements


2nd Best Poster Prize

Chemokine expression is involved in the vascular neogenesis of Ewing sarcoma: the early stages of angiogenesis in three xenograft experiments


3rd Best Poster Prize

Clinical validation of next generation sequencing for identification of BRCA somatic mutations in high grade serous ovarian carcinoma (HGSoC)

Grigorii Raskin, Russia

Francisco Giner, Spain

Filippo Fraggetta, Italy

George Tiniakos Award

(Best free-paper presentation in Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreatobiliary Pathology)

Hepatocyte transporters expression in hepatocellular adenoma subtypes and focal nodular hyperplasia helps to understand their imaging at Gd-EOB-DTPA magnetic resonance imaging

Amedeo Sciarra, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland

Pathobiology Award

Is microsatellite-instability a prognostic factor in melanoma patients treated with immune-checkpoint inhibitors?

Maximilian Köller, Austria