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Events Calendar

This page lists events that are of interest to the global community of developmental biologists: conferences, meetings, training courses, workshops.

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April 2017

EMBO Workshop: Awakening of the genome – The maternal-to-zygotic transition

Bringing together expertise in various areas of the MZT, this Workshop aims to generate synergistic insight into how different cellular processes combine to ensure faithful development across eukaryotes

Organisers: Nadine Vastenhouw, Philip Zegerman, Howard Lipshitz & Petr Svoboda

Abstract deadline: 13 January, 2017

workshop
April 23, 2017 — April 26, 2017
Dresden, Germany

May 2017

Modeling, noise and development

A two day BBSRC-sponsored workshop

Registration closes 28th April

workshop
May 18, 2017 — May 19, 2017
Bath, UK

June 2017

Developmental Biology Teaching Workshop

The Developmental Biology Teaching Workshop introduces both senior faculty and our next generation of developmental biologists to a variety of easily implemented laboratory tools and a host of research organisms. Register by April 15.

workshop
June 27, 2017 — July 01, 2017
Darling Marine Center, University of Maine

July 2017

2nd DNA Replication as a Source of DNA Damage (From Molecules to Human Health)

Chairs: Prof Ian Hickson (University of Copenhagen) & Dr Oscar Fernandez-Capetillo (CNIO)

Key Sessions include:

  • Repair pathways of damaged replication forks
  • Chromosome fragility caused by difficult-to-replicate loci – sources and roles of DNA repair proteins
  • Exploitation of replication defects in cancer treatment
conference workshop
July 03, 2017 — July 06, 2017
Rome, Italy

Living Systems Institute Opening Symposium

The University of Exeter’s new £52 million Living Systems Institute (LSI) is hosting its first international symposium on 5/6 July 2017.

The symposium will feature distinguished speakers, including two Nobel Laureates (Paul Nurse and Christiane Nusslein-Volhard).

We hope you can join us!

conference public talk workshop
July 05, 2017 — July 06, 2017
Great Hall, University of Exeter Streatham Campus

The 14th International Conference on Limb Development and Regeneration- With Clinical Workshop

The ICLDR brings together developmental biologists to share our current understanding of limb embryogenesis including Evo-Devo, Initiation, Patterning, Regeneration and Morphogenesis. The meeting includes an inaugural Clinical-pathological Workshop, to bring clinicians and scientists working in this field together.

conference workshop
July 23, 2017 — July 27, 2017
John McIntyre Centre, Edinburgh University

September 2017

Hydra XIII Summer School on Stem Cell Biology

This summer school will provide a critical analysis of contemporary issues in stem cell biology.

Application deadline = 01 May 2017

workshop
September 10, 2017 — September 17, 2017
Hydra, Greece

EMBO Workshop: Dynamics of living systems

Registration will open shortly

workshop
September 25, 2017 — September 29, 2017
Cargèse, France

Fusion Conferences: Host Directed Therapeutic Strategies to Combat Infection and Reduce Emergence of Drug Resistance

Join scientific chairs Kristy Ainslie (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) and Riccardo D’Elia (The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory) in Tucson, Arizona for the Host Directed Therapeutic Strategies to Combat Infection and Reduce Emergence of Drug Resistance conference.

workshop
September 25, 2017 — September 28, 2017
Tucson, Arizona, USA

October 2017

EMBO Workshop: The Hippo pathway across species and disciplines

workshop
October 25, 2017 — October 29, 2017
Rome, Italy

EMBO Workshop: Frontiers in cytoskeleton research

The workshop brings together leading experts with different perspectives on cytoskeletal function, including theory, in vitro reconstitution to cellular and tissue level approaches.

Registration/abstract deadline = 30 June 2017

workshop
October 29, 2017 — November 01, 2017
Pune, India

February 2018

3rd DNA Replication/Repair Structures and Cancer Conference

Join our scientific chairs John Tainer (MD Anderson Cancer Center) and Tom Blundell (University of Cambridge) in Cancun for Fusion Conference’s 3rd DNA Replication/Repair Structures and Cancer conference.

conference workshop
February 11, 2018 — February 15, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Epigenetics (From Mechanisms to Disease) – Fusion Conferences

Chairs: Dr. Giacomo Cavalli (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) & Dr. Luciano Di Croce (Centre for Genomic Regulation)

This conference integrates the burgeoning field of epigenetics with the underlying processes of chromatin organization, transcription regulation and aspects of stem cell biology.

conference workshop
February 15, 2018 — February 18, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

DNA and Interacting Proteins as Single Molecules – In Vitro and In Vivo

Chairs: Prof. Rodrigo Reyes Lamothe (McGill University), Dr. Piero Bianco (University at Buffalo), Prof. X. Sunney Xie (Harvard University)

Key Sessions:

  • DNA replication
  • DNA recombination
  • DNA repair
  • Transcription
  • Chromosome dynamics
  • Genomics
conference workshop
February 21, 2018 — February 24, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Neuroepigenetics and Neuroepitranscriptomics – Fusion Conferences

Chair: Dr. Li-Huei Tsai (MIT)

Key Sessions include:

  • Epigenetic mechanisms regulating brain development and stem cells
  • Transcriptional regulation
  • Neuronal specific splicing
  • Brain developmental disorders, aging and neurodegeneration
  • Genome-wide analysis of different DNA and RNA modifications
  • 3D epigenome and chromatin topology
conference workshop
February 24, 2018 — February 27, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease) – Fusion Conferences

Join scientific chairs Charlotte Bevan (Imperial College London), Karen Knudsen (Thomas Jefferson University) Simak Ali (Imperial College London) in Cancun for the Fusion Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease) conference.

conference workshop
February 27, 2018 — March 02, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

March 2018

Genomic Instability and Gene Therapeutics in Neurological Diseases – Fusion Conferences

Join scientific chairs Mimoun Azzouz (The University of Sheffield) and Sherif El-Khamisy (University of Sheffield) at Cancun for Fusion’s Genomic Instability and Gene Therapeutics in Neurological Diseases (Neurodegeneration: From Causes to Therapy) conference.

conference workshop
March 05, 2018 — March 08, 2018
Cancun, Mexico