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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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September 2017

Molecular Biosystems Conference: Eukaryotic gene regulation and functional genomics

The meeting will cover a wide variety of topics centered on eukaryotic gene expression, with a strong focus on global approaches for the study of gene regulation and function.

 

conference
September 23, 2017 — September 26, 2017
Puerto Varas, Chile

October 2017

Integrative Biology & Medicine

Integrative Biology & Medicine is the first conference in Ukraine focused on computational biology (systems biology and bioinformatics) and translational medicine. Abstract deadline – 17.09.2017, registration deadline – 29.09.2017.

Keynotes:

  • Nikolaus Rajewsky
  • Eugene V. Koonin
  • Eli Eisenberg
  • Mikhail Gelfand
conference
October 02, 2017 — October 07, 2017
Great Conference Hall of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Volodymyrska Street 55, Kyiv, 01030, Ukraine

EMBO Conference: Nuclear structure and dynamics

Registration will open shortly

conference
October 04, 2017 — October 08, 2017
L'Isle sur la Sorgue, France

November 2017

Workshop “Noncoding RNA-mediated metabolic regulation in health and disease”

This workshop belongs to the series Workshops “Current Trends in Biomedicine”, organized by the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía (UNIA).

More information and application at:

http://www.unia.es/biomedicine

workshop
November 06, 2017 — November 08, 2017
Baeza, Spain

The Origins of Metazoans

The conference “the Origins of Metazoans” will take place in Paris, France, on 7-8 November 2017, under the hospice of ITMO BCDE, focusing on how metazoans have emerged. A poster session with short talks selection will be organised.

 

conference
November 07, 2017 — November 08, 2017
CNRS headquarters in Paris

Workshop “Chromosomal Instability: From Molecular Mechanisms to Disease”

This workshop belongs to the series Workshops “Current Trends in Biomedicine”, organized by the Universidad Internacional de Andalucía (UNIA).

More information and application at:

http://www.unia.es/biomedicine

workshop
November 13, 2017 — November 15, 2017
Baeza, Spain

Epigenomics of Common Diseases

Join leading scientists from epigenomics, genetics and bioinformatics to discuss the latest developments in this fast-moving area.

  • Ageing
  • Evolution and epigenetics
  • Inheritance of epigenetic programmes
  • Epigenomics of brain disease
  • Causality in epigenetic studies
  • 4D nucleome
  • Enhancers and regulatory networks
  • Computational epigenomics and bioinformatics
  • Technologies
conference
November 14, 2017 — November 17, 2017
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK

January 2018

Healthy Ageing: From Molecules to Organisms

We will explore mechanisms of ageing in cells, tissues and organisms to identify interventions that ameliorate its effects. Learn how developments in cell- and immune-senescence,  stem cells and epigenetics are increasing our understating of the ageing process.

 

 

 

conference
January 31, 2018 — February 01, 2018
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK

February 2018

Fusion Conferences – Epigenetics (From Mechanisms to Disease)

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

Fusion Conferences: Neuroepigenetics and Neuroepitranscriptomics

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

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

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

April 2018

EMBL Conference: The Epitranscriptome

This meeting aims to explore all aspects of this emerging topic, from methods development to molecular mechanism as well as the mammalian physiological function of RNA modification and RNA binding proteins.

conference
April 25, 2018 — April 27, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

May 2018

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

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