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

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Events filtered by date: May 2018 [Clear filter]

May 2018

Abcam: Adult Neurogenesis 2018

May 02, 2018 — May 04, 2018
Dresden, Germany

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: DNA Replication: From Basic Biology to Disease

By bringing together experts in the basic biology of DNA replication and DNA replication stress, this symposium aims to fuel further progress in these important fields.

May 07, 2018 — May 10, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

Workshop On Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) In The Laboratory Mouse

This hands‐on workshop from the Jackson Laboratory teaches participants to use Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) to efficiently manage mouse strains

May 07, 2018 — May 12, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

2nd edition of the International Symposium of Young Researchers in Biology

The YTRB Network 2nd edition Symposium is an opportunity for cooperation and technology-exchange. Eminent Young Principal Investigators will give talks in the following sessionsBiotechnology, Genomics and Bioinformatics & Molecular/Cell Biology and Immunology

May 10, 2018 — May 13, 2018
Hammamet, Tunisia

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Cellular mechanisms Driven by Liquid Phase Separation

The symposium will help to push this emerging topic onto the world-wide stage, but in particular Europe, and vice versa facilitate European researchers access to this emerging topic.

May 14, 2018 — May 17, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Single Cell RNA Sequencing

May 14, 2018 — May 18, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL: Networks and Pathways

Application deadline: 9th February 2018

May 14, 2018 — May 18, 2018
Cambridge, UK

Weinstein 2018: Cardiovascular Development and Regeneration Conference

Abstract Submission

11:00pm, October 17, 2017 – 1:00pm. Feburuary 22, 2018 (JST)


Early Bird Registration

11:00pm, October 17, 2017 – 1:00pm April 11, 2018 (JST)

May 16, 2018 — May 18, 2018
Nara, Japan

Gordon Research Conference: Visual System Development

Genetics, Genomics and Evolution of the Eye

Application deadline: April 22nd 2018

May 20, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Lucca, Italy

ISDN2018: Development of circuits, functions, and disorders in the nervous system

22nd Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience

Abstract submission deadline: 12 January 2018
Author registration deadline: 28 February 2018

May 22, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Nara, Japan

Tissue Morphogenesis: interplay between genetics and mechanics

The general objective of this workshop is to bring together researchers interested in interdisciplinary approaches to tissue morphogenesis.

Topics/methods will include mechano-chemical patterning and regulation, gene regulation of/by mechanics, imaging/probing biochemical signaling and mechanics, integration of genetics/biochemistry/mechanics in theoretical models.

May 23, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Paris, University Paris Diderot

Presentation Skills Course with the Royal Society of Biology

This half-day course is for those who have had little experience of giving presentations.

Course tutor Professor Sue Smith FRSB is professor in medical education and director of teaching at the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London.

May 23, 2018
Charles Darwin House 2, 107 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8TZ

7th French Cell Adhesion Club Symposium

May 23, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Strasbourg, France

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: Microtubules: From Atoms to Complex Systems

The aim of this symposium is to gather early-career and established researchers from all over the world who have substantially contributed to the microtubule field in recent years.

May 27, 2018 — May 30, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Mammary Gland Biology

Mammary Gland Development and Breast Cancer from Systems Biology to Single Cell

Application deadline: 29th April 2018

May 27, 2018 — June 01, 2018
Lucca Italy

The Stem Cell Niche Conference

Model organisms, reprogramming, pluripotency, tissue stem cells, progenitors,
germ cells, human stem cells, stem cells, niche, directed differentiation, regeneration, tissue homeostasis, developmental biology, signals, networks, bioengineering.


Organized by The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Stem Cell Biology- DanStem

May 27, 2018 — May 31, 2018
Favrholm Campus, Roskildevej 58, DK-3400 Hillerød, Denmark

Annual Meeting of the Israel Stem Cell Society

May 31, 2018
Tel Aviv, Israel