Prize from French-Swedish research association to Argyris Spyrou


At the French-Swedish research association’s jubilee seminar on 1 December Argyris Spyrou, PhD student at IGP, was awarded the French-Swedish Prize for Young Researchers 2017.

The theme for this year’s research prize was the same as for the jubilee seminar: New approaches and therapeutic methods for cancer research. In total, four prizes were awarded, two for a Swedish and French post doc respectively, and two for a Swedish and French PhD student respectively. The prizes have been enabled by generous donations from Astra-Zeneca, France, and Astra-Zeneca, Sweden

The jubilee seminar was held in Nice to celebrate the 50 years anniversary of the French-Swedish research association. The seminar was organised jointly by the French-Swedish research association, the Swedish Embassy in France, the Swedish Consulate in Nice and Université Nice Sophia Antipolis.

More information:
French-Swedish research association
Argyris Spyrou’s research in Karin Forsberg Nilsson’s research group


Argyris Spyrou at the prize ceremony in Nice on 1 December

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