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About: Abcam Events

Events Manager for Abcam. Abcam organizes non-profit meetings/conferences to: - create forums for scientists to get together and network - provide opportunities for scientists to present their work - hear the latest new and developments within their research areas Abcam also offers free-to-view webinars on a range of topics including popular techniques/protocols and the latest news/developments within Epigenetics, Cancer, Neuroscience and a range of other research areas.

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Spotlight on Neuroscience: Explore new ways to light up your research

Posted by on September 10th, 2020

A lot is changing in our world, but your research can not and will not stop! With this aim, “Spotlight on Neuroscience: Exploring new ways of to light up your research” has been organized to bring together key leaders in the neuroscience field for a series of live talks, Q&As and latest on-demand webinars. Taking place[…]

Meeting reporter wanted for Adult Neurogenesis 2018 conference

Posted by on January 30th, 2018

*** Application deadline = 2nd February!*** Adult Neurogenesis 2018 May 2-4, 2018 – Dresden, Germany     Meeting summary Adult neurogenesis is distinct from embryonic forms of neurogenesis in that neuronal development underlies extrinsic regulation, from physiological to pathological. This regulation targets different stages of neuronal development, between cell cycle entry and proliferation of[…]

New meeting: Programming and Reprogramming the Brain

Posted by on November 24th, 2016

On April 3-4, 2017 scientists from around Europe will be converging on Munich, Germany for the next meeting in the Abcam Brain meeting series – Programming and Reprogramming the Brain. Organizers, Benedikt Berninger (Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz) and Paola Arlotta (Harvard University) have put together a fantastic line up of speakers (see preliminary program).   This[…]

Meeting reporter wanted for Germline Stem Cells Conference in San Fran!

Posted by on January 26th, 2016

  Germline Stem Cells Conference June 19-21, 2016 – San Francisco, California Website: Germline stem cells represent a uniquely critical type of stem cell that is essential for fertility and propagation of the species. The topic of germline stem cells has become an active area of study both in mammalian systems and in non-mammalian model[…]

Travel Grants: Epigenetics, Obesity & Metabolism conference

Posted by on August 13th, 2015

Funds, especially for travel have been tightly squeezed in recent times and here at Abcam we know of how difficult it is for scientists, especially those starting out in their careers to attend conferences. Abcam is committed to bringing scientists together to share information, strengthen relationship and forge new collaborations. With this ethos, we’re very[…]

Adult Neurogenesis at 50: the Dresden chronicles

Posted by on July 21st, 2015

The 4th meeting in the Abcam Adult Neurogenesis conference series was held in the beautiful city of Dresden earlier this year. The conference’s aim was to put the developmental process of adult neurogenesis and its regulation into the wider context of its functional and presumed evolutionary relevance. Reporting from the meeting was our roving reporter, Nambirajan[…]

Want to attend Adult Neurogenesis 2015? Go as the official meeting reporter…

Posted by on January 12th, 2015

Adult Neurogenesis: Evolution, Regulation and Function May 6-8, 2015 – Dresden, Germany Website: 2015 is the 50th anniversary of Joseph Altman’s landmark discovery of adult neurogenesis. To celebrate, the fourth conference in Abcam’s Adult Neurogenesis meeting series this meeting will put the developmental process of adult neurogenesis and its regulation into the wider context[…]

Inflammation and Atherosclerosis – September 20-21, 2012 in Munich, Germany

Posted by on May 2nd, 2012

Upcoming deadlines: oral abstracts – June 11, 2012 Topics: • Genes, lipids and systemic inflammatione • Early inflammatory and immune-driven atherogenesis • Atheroprogression, ER-stress and unstable plaques • Novel therapeutic options involving miRNAs Speaker list: Full speaker list available on meeting website. Meeting website: (No Ratings Yet)Loading…

Origins of Tissue Stem Cells – June 28-29, 2012 in Edinburgh

Posted by on April 5th, 2012

Upcoming deadlines: oral abstract, poster abstract and early bird registration – 23 April 2012 Meeting chairs: Dr Clare Blackburn and Dr Val Wilson (University of Edinburgh) Topics: •  Gut and associated organs: when, where and how do stem  cells arise? •  Specifying the hematopoietic lineage •  Stem cell development •  Specifying the neural lineage •[…]