04/03/2014

BE YOUNG. HAVE CANCER. CHEAT DEATH.

cancer

A film about new frontiers in cancer research and treatment from the perspective of young cancer survivors

Numerous young adults are diagnosed with cancer every year in Sweden. Cancer in young adults has unique features in addition to the psychological and social needs of this patient group and is an underestimated challenge that merits resources, solutions and international focus. This film will highlight recent advances in our understanding of the mechanisms behind cancer and showcase cutting-edge approaches to therapy developed in Sweden.

A film by Folke Rydén, Marianne Gustavsson & Lisa Belfrage