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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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March 2020

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: The Organism and its Environment

Progress in biological analyses at both a single scale and across scales, have allowed us to further understand organisms in the context of dynamic environments. We will address how genotype and the environment bring about phenotypes at the population level.

other
March 01, 2020 — March 04, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Lymphatics – The Growth and Function of Lymphatics for Therapeutic Targeting During Development and Disease

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by February 2, 2020

conference
March 01, 2020 — March 06, 2020
Ventura, California

EMBO Practical Course: Techniques for Mammary Gland Research

This theoretical and practical course will present techniques for the dissection and dissociation of different subpopulations of both mouse and human mammary, including stem/progenitor, cells.

course
March 01, 2020 — March 06, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

Cell Symposia: Gene- and Cell-Based Therapies: CRISPR, Stem Cells, and Beyond

This meeting will bring together academic and industry scientists and clinicians working on developing and implementing gene therapy and cell-based therapy for a wide variety of conditions.

conference
March 02, 2020 — March 04, 2020
San Francisco, USA

RIKEN BDR Symposium: Emergence in Biosystems

Registration deadline: December 6, 2019

 

Topics to be discussed:

Origin of life

Protein/RNA self-assembly

Intracellular organelle formation

Cell assembly and organ formation

Brain function and its underlying principle

conference
March 02, 2020 — March 04, 2020
Kobe, Japan

2nd Neuroepigenetics & Neuroepitranscriptomics Conference | Fusion Conferences

This meeting will bring together experts and pioneers in studying neuroepigenetics and epitranscriptomics to provide an up-to-date and comprehensive picture of epigenetic and epitranscriptomic mechanisms in neural development, reprogramming and cell identity, plasticity, neuronal function and dysfunction.

conference
March 03, 2020 — March 06, 2020
Melia Nassau Beach All Inclusive, Nassau, Bahamas

RIKEN BDR Symposium: Integrated organoid science – Stem cells, Engineering, Medicine

conference
March 04, 2020 — March 05, 2020
Kobe, Japan

EMBL Conference: Advances in Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

We will discuss:

  • Cellular and molecular properties of normal tissue stem cells and the properties of the niches that maintain them.
  • Alterations to stem cell function during ageing and malignant transformation.
  • Stem cells for regenerative purposes and for disease treatment.
conference
March 08, 2020 — March 11, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Circulating Tumour DNA in Clinical Applications

The course is aimed at clinical scientists, molecular pathologists and industry researchers who would like to learn about possible applications and to gain hands-on experience in the field of liquid biopsy from sample acquisition, target enrichment, analysis and interpretation.

course
March 09, 2020 — March 12, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

Single Cell Biology

A forum for biologists, methods developers and computational modellers interested in understanding biology at single cell resolution

conference
March 11, 2020 — March 13, 2020
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, UK

VIBes in Biosciences 2020

The VIBes in Bioscience PhD conference is an initiative from VIB that takes place in Belgium. Selected speakers are renowned in different Life Sciences fields such as inflammation & immunology, plant biology, cancer biology, structural biology, neuroscience and microbiology.

conference workshop
March 11, 2020 — March 13, 2020
The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe, Janseniusstraat 1, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

ISSCR International Symposium: Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

conference
March 13, 2020 — March 15, 2020
Shanghai, China

ICGEB Sixth International Practical Course of the Latin American Zebrafish Network

This two-week laboratory course offers early career researchers advanced training in the use of zebrafish as a powerful experimental tool in biomedicine.

This course precedes the VI LAZEN Joint Zebrafish and Medaka Conference.

Deadline for applications: 15 December 2019

course
March 14, 2020 — March 27, 2020
Lima, Peru

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Inter-Organ Communication in Physiology and Disease

This symposium provides a high visibility platform to scientists who use modern molecular genetic tools to discover inter-organ communications, and therefore to illustrate how much our molecular and genetic understanding of whole-organism physiology has progressed in the last 20 years.

other
March 15, 2020 — March 18, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

BSDB Spring meeting

Joint with the Genetics Society

conference
March 15, 2020 — March 18, 2020
Warwick, UK

Keystone Sympoisa: Skirting Mendel – Non-Classical Mechanisms of Phenotypic Variation, Inheritance and Disease

Jont with the meeting on Higher-Order Chromatin Architecture in Time and Space (X3)

Abstract Deadline: Dec 11, 2019

conference
March 15, 2020 — March 19, 2020
Whistler, Canada

Higher-Order Chromatin Architecture in Time and Space

Joint with the meeting on Skirting Mendel: Non-Classical Mechanisms of Phenotypic Variation, Inheritance and Disease

conference
March 15, 2020 — March 19, 2020
Whistler, Canada

EMBO Practical Course: FISHing for RNAs: Classical to Single Molecule Approaches

During this course the participants will learn to validate the cellular localisation of candidate genes from transcriptome studies through conventional ISH and, the recent cutting-edge, smFISH (Single Molecule Fluorescent ISH) and HCR-ISH (Hybridization Chain Reaction), based RNA ISH hybridisation methods.

course
March 15, 2020 — March 20, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

53rd Annual NW Developmental Biology Meeting

Abstract and Housing Deadline: March 1
Registration Deadline: March 10

conference
March 18, 2020 — March 21, 2020
Friday Harbor Laboratories, Washington

2020 Canadian Developmental Biology Meeting

conference
March 19, 2020 — March 22, 2020
Banff, Canada

ASHBi Symposium 2020 – Human Development, Genetics and Evolution

Inaugural meeting of the Institute for the Advanced Study of Human Biology at Kyoto University.

 

conference
March 19, 2020 — March 20, 2020
Kyoto, Japan

SY-Stem: 3rd Symposium on Stem Cell Research

A symposium focusing on the next generation of stem cell researchers

conference
March 25, 2020 — March 27, 2020
Vienna, Austria

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: The Four-Dimensional Genome

This symposium will bring together latest advances in the fields of genomics, microscopy and modelling to foster their integration towards a comprehensive spatial and temporal understanding of the functional four-dimensional organisation of the eukaryotic genome.

other
March 29, 2020 — April 01, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

LAZEN Joint Zebrafish and Medaka Conference

Sixth meeting of the Latin American Zebrafish Network.

Early registration deadline: 31 December 2019

Abstract submission deadline: 29 January 2020

Pre-Conference Practical Course: 14 – 27 March 2020, Lima, PERÚ

course
March 29, 2020 — April 02, 2020
Cusco, Peru

EMBL Course: Target Engagement in Biology and Drug Discovery

This course will give a solid practical and theoretical grounding in evaluating how a small molecule interacts with its biological target in cells or in vitro, and its role in drug discovery.

course
March 30, 2020 — April 03, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany