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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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May 2019

EMBO Workshop: Chromatin and Epigenetics

Research over the last two decades has uncovered the role of epigenetics in a variety of human disorders and fatal diseases. Moreover influence of age, environment, lifestyle, and disease state on epigenetic states is being increasingly appreciated and actively studied.

workshop
May 01, 2019 — May 04, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Techniques for Studying Iron in Health and Disease

The course covers tracing iron speciation and dynamics, from solution to cells to organs, with major emphasis on fluorescence techniques available in most laboratories. Assessment of iron status in humans in health and disease will also be covered.

course
May 02, 2019 — May 04, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

DASCS2019 Stem Cell Conference

A conference from the Danish Stem Cell Society

conference
May 02, 2019 — May 03, 2019
Vejle, Denmark

EMBL Conference: 8th Congress of the International BioIron Society

With the increasing awareness about the essential role of iron in common acquired disorders, such as cardiovascular, inflammatory and neurodegenerative disorders as well as cancer, we will feature cutting-edge research related to these diseases.

conference
May 05, 2019 — May 10, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Quantitative Proteomics: Strategies and Tools to Probe Biology

Providing theoretical and practical training in the use of quantitative proteomics approaches. Participants learn the principles of current methodologies including SILAC and TMT-based as well as targeted proteomics. Training in the use of bioinformatic tools for data analysis.

course
May 05, 2019 — May 10, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Janelia Conferences: Frontiers in Imaging Science II

Application deadline: 07 December

conference
May 05, 2019 — May 08, 2019
Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA

Workshop on Assisted Reproductive Technologies

This hands‐on workshop teaches participants to use Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) to efficiently manage mouse strains.

workshop
May 06, 2019 — May 11, 2019
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

RNA in epigenetic and chromatin regulation

One-day meeting on RNA in epigenetic and chromatin. May 6, 2018 | Paris

conference
May 06, 2019
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Mechanisms and Evolution of Intergenerational Change

Exploring the developmental origins of health and disease

Early bird deadline: 04 June
Bursary deadline: 18 June
Abstract deadline: 02 July
Registration deadline: 06 August

conference
May 09, 2019
Wellcome Genome Campus, UK

EMBL Course: Single-Cell Omics

Covering established techniques from sampling through sequencing, protein analysis and data analysis. Samples will be collected via flow cytometry, gene expression will be analysed by qRTPCR and next generation sequencing, and protein analysis will be performed by proximity extension assays.

course
May 12, 2019 — May 18, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Development of the dopaminergic system – from stem cells to circuits

An exciting and diverse scientific programme focused on recent advances and future directions in fundamental and applied developmental neuroscience centred on the midbrain dopaminergic system.

Early registration ends 31st January 2019.

conference
May 13, 2019 — May 15, 2019
Crete

EMBL Course: Fundamentals in Widefield and Confocal Microscopy and Imaging

This course will provide the participants with an overview about the basics of microscopy. The confocal part includes multicolor, 3D- and time lapse imaging as well as spectral imaging, photobleaching and photoactivation techniques. Basic image analysis tools to be covered.

other
May 13, 2019 — May 17, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Young Embryologist Network (YEN) conference

This conference brings together early career scientists within the wide field of developmental biology. Scientists have the opportunity to present their work in talks and/or posters. Career advise in the form of a panel discussion session will be provided.

conference
May 13, 2019
The Francis Crick Institute, London, UK

52nd Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Developmental Biologists

Registration and submission of abstracts start: January 5, 2019
Abstract submission deadline: January 18, 2019
Pre-Registration deadline: April 5, 2019

conference
May 14, 2019 — May 17, 2019
Osaka, Japan

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: The Identity and Evolution of Cell Types

We will jointly discuss fundamental questions such as the origins of cell types in the evolution of multicellularity, their diversification in divergent animal lineages, and the molecular evolution of regulatory networks underlying the specification of cell types and tissues.

conference
May 15, 2019 — May 18, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

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

Registration & abstract deadline = 28 February 2019

conference
May 15, 2019 — May 18, 2019
Prague, Czech Republic

Neuroscience School of Advanced Studies Course: entitled Neural Stem Cells in Development and Brain Repair

Coordinator: Elena Cattaneo

course
May 18, 2019 — May 25, 2019
Venice, Italy

EMBL Course: Advanced Fluorescence Imaging Techniques

This course covers advanced light microscopy techniques. Participants learn how to derive qualitative & quantitative insights on molecular mechanisms in cells and developing organisms. Focusing on the use of fluorescence microscopy to obtain quantitative information about protein dynamics in living samples.

course
May 19, 2019 — May 24, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Germinal Stem Cell Biology

Germ Cell Programming in Vertebrate Biology, Medicine and Biotechnology

conference
May 19, 2019 — May 24, 2019
Hong Kong

EMBO Practical Course: Functional live imaging of plants

Registration and Abstract deadline = 10 Feb

course
May 21, 2019 — May 30, 2019
Nagoya, Japan

Metabolism in Health and Disease Conference | Fusion Conferences

The conference will discuss the role of metabolism in controlling cell fate and function in multiple contexts including cancer, tissue regeneration, immune responses and aging.

conference
May 24, 2019 — May 27, 2019
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2nd Cell Death, Cell Stress and Metabolism Conference | Fusion Conferences

The meeting will discuss the basic biological principles that govern cell death, cell stress and metabolism, focusing on how cellular stress and alterations in metabolism influence the cellular death programs such as apoptosis, necroptosis and ferroptosis.

conference
May 27, 2019 — May 30, 2019
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

EMBL Conference: BioMalPar XV : Biology and Pathology of the Malaria Parasite

This conference addresses fundamental questions of the biology of the malaria parasite, its vector, the (immune) response of the host and the disease that it causes, and showcases the latest technological approaches. “Big data” and computational approaches to be assessed.

conference
May 28, 2019 — May 30, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany