ESBB President invited to chair and talk at the Liquid Biopsy Summit in Lissabon, Portugal
The inauguration conference of the Liquid Biopsy Summit took place right at the waterfront in Lissabon, Portugal, from February 20th – 21st, 2020. ESBB President Jens K. Habermann was chairing the second day of this inspiring meeting on potentials and caveats of Liquid Biopsy for precision medicine. The different presentations focused on Circulating Tumor Cells, free circulating DNA, extracellular vesicles, and miRNA as well as aspects on standardization, the necessity for multi-centre clinical trials and regulatory challenges for clinical implementation. In this context, Jens K. Habermann talked about how standardized preprocessing of liquid biopsies through biobanks enables precision medicine.