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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 2019 [Clear filter]

May 2019

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.

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.

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.

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

June 2019

EMBL Course: Extracellular Vesicles: From Biology to Biomedical Applications

This course will cover the basics, possibilities and limitations of different purification and characterisation techniques for extracellular vesicles and will address strategies to understand their role in biomedical applications.

June 02, 2019 — June 08, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Contact and Adhesion

Cell Junctions as Integrators of Molecular and Mechanical Signals in Development and Disease

June 02, 2019 — June 07, 2019
Les Diablerets, Switzerland

EMBL Conference: Biological Solutions for the Global CO2 Challenge

The conference will bring together scientific leaders, industrial players, as well as policy makers to discuss how synthetic biology and metabolic engineering can contribute to sustainable CO2 capture and conversion.

June 03, 2019 — June 04, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

François Jacob Conference

Evolution, Structure and Function of Chromosomes High Order Structure


Institut Pasteur, Paris

June 4 (2pm) –June 7 (6pm)  2019                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

June 04, 2019 — June 07, 2019
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Courses: Mouse Development, Stem Cells & Cancer

Application Deadline: March 15, 2019

Instructors: Tamara Caspary, Camilla Forsberg

Co-Instructors: Diana Laird, Francesca Mariani,

June 05, 2019 — June 24, 2019
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

Gordon Research Conference: Mammary Gland Biology

Heterogeneity in Mammary Gland Development and Breast Cancer

June 09, 2019 — June 14, 2019
Newry, ME, US

Gordon Research Conference: Myogenesis

Building, Maintaining and Regenerating Skeletal Muscle

June 09, 2019 — June 14, 2019
Lucca (Barga), Italy

Gordon Research Conference: Tissue Repair and Regeneration

Understanding the Molecular Mechanisms that Underpin Wound Repair and Regeneration

June 09, 2019 — June 14, 2019
New London, NH, USA

The Third Summer Course on Embryology of Marine Invertebrates

Application deadline = 28 February

Discounts and travel grants available

June 09, 2019 — June 30, 2019
Pertzov White Sea Biological Station, Russia

Eurogenesis 2019 – Adult neurogenesis in physiology and disease

The 4th Eurogenesis conference will bring together leaders from the field of adult neurogenesis and will cover different topics from stem cells to function of adult-born neurons. An entire session will be dedicated to adult neurogenesis in humans.

June 11, 2019 — June 13, 2019
Bordeaux, France

International Conference on Polyploidy

International Conference on Polyploidy will present cutting-edge research into the importance of polyploidy and whole genome duplication for genetics, evolution, and ecology. A unique opportunity to meet and discuss with colleagues, get updated on the newest developments!

June 11, 2019 — June 14, 2019
Het Pand Onderbergen 1 9000 Gent

EMBL Course: Microbial Metagenomics: A 360º Approach

Participants will learn all about experimental design, how to prepare metagenomic libraries from soil samples and are invited to bring their own environmental samples from soils or aquatic environments (previously filtered).The bioinformatic analysis is a key part of the course.

June 12, 2019 — June 19, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

The 14th International Zebrafish Conference

Early Bird Registration/Travel Award Application/Abstract Submission: March 14, 2019

June 12, 2019 — June 16, 2019
Suzhou, China

Cambridge Epigenetics Club Summer Symposium

Talk abstracts deadline: May 6

​Poster abstract & Registration deadline: June 3

June 13, 2019
Cambridge, UK

Gordon Research Conference: Central Nervous System Injury and Repair

Spinal Cord Injury and Repair: From Molecules to Function

June 16, 2019 — June 21, 2019
Waterville Valley, NH, USA

Gordon Research Conference: Developmental Biology

Identity and Diversity: Developmental Biology from Molecules to Cells to Organisms

June 16, 2019 — June 21, 2019
South Hadley, MA, US

22nd International C. elegans Conference

Abstract submission deadline: March 28

June 20, 2019 — June 24, 2019
Los Angeles, USA