Meetings and Conferences


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American Society for Cell Biology

ASCB 39th Annual Meeting

December 11- 15, 1999

at the Washington Convention Center.

Washington, D.C.

Abstract Submission deadline: Aug. 2

The American Society for Cell Biology

9650 Rockville Pike

Bethesda, MD 20814-3992

Tel: 301-530-7153; Fax: 301-530-7139

E-mail: ascbinfo@ascb.org



Mechanism and Regulation of

Transcription by RNA Polymerase II

October 29- November 1, 1999

Granlibakken, Lake Tahoe, California


1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Molecular Evolution

Hayama, Japan

October 24-29, 1999

Chairs: Andrew Clark / Naoyuki Takahata


29th Annual Meeting Society For Neuroscience

Saturday - Thursday October 23-28, 1999
Miami Beach Convention Center - Miami Beach, Florida

For further information please visit the SFN Web site: http://www.sfn.org/

Nutritional Control of Gene Transcription

October 22-25, 1999

Sagebrush Inn, Taos, New Mexico

1999 ASBMB Fall Symposia:

Preliminary Announcement and Call for Papers:


Ethanol and Cell Signaling October 15-18, 1999

Granlibakken, Lake Tahoe, California

October 10-13, 1999, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

9th Gatlinburg Symposium

The Center for Legume Research

Tel. 423 974 0280

e.mail susandavis@utk.edu


Le Laboratoire de Neurobiologie cellulaire et moléculaire (Gif / Yvette) organise une journée thématique en l'honneur de M. le Professeur René Couteaux:

"La jonction neuromusculaire dans tous ses états"

le mercredi 6 octobre 1999, Salle de la Terrasse à Gif-sur-Yvette (Essonne)

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September 24-28, 1999, Gold Coast, Australia

International Congress on Differentiation and Cell Biology

e.mail celldiff@icmsaust.com.au


September 22-26, 1999, Snowmass Resort, Co

Americal Physiological Society Conference

Biology of Potassium Channels: from Molecules to Disease

Tel. 301 530 7171

Fax 301 571 8313

e.mail meetings@aps.faseb.org


September 22-26, 1999, Cambridge University, UK

15th International Congress, Society for Leukocyte Biology

tel. 301 571 5703

fax 301 571 5704

e.mail slb@faseb.org


First European Alzheimer's Research Symposium

September 17, 1999 in Maasticht, The Netherlands

"Frontiers of Alzheimer's Disease Research"

Secretariat: European Alzheimer's Research Symposium
Kruieweg 811 - 2132 NG Hoofddorp - The Netherlands
phone +31(0)235554868 fax +31(0)235554867
e-mail EARS@alzheimer.nl

3rd European Symposium of The Protein Society

September 19-23, 1999, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany


EURESCO Programme List of Conference Series launched so far

Conference proposals developed according to EURESCO

Guidelines for proposals should be submitted by e-mail to the

EURESCO Office at euresco-proposals@esf.org ()

The present deadline for applications is 15 September 1999.


Third European Symposium of the Protein Society

19-22 September 1999 • Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany


September 12-15, 1999

6th International Conference on Eicosanoids and Other

Bioactive Lipids in Cancer, Inflammation and Related Diseases. Boston, MA.

Contact: Dr. Charles Serhan
Center for Experimental Therapeutics and Reperfusion Injury Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115
E-mail: cetri@zeus.bwh.harvard.edu
Tel.: 617-732-8822 Fax: 617-278-6957
Internet: http://zeus.bwh.harvard.edu/poster.htm

September 7-9, 1999, University of Cork, UK

Biochemical Society Meeting

tel. 0171 580 3481

fax 0171 637 7626

e.mail meetings@biochemsoc.org.uk


1999 Gordon Research Conference on




SEPT 5-10, 1999

Chair: Louis Lim (Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Singapore)

Vice-Chair: Edward Manser, (Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Singapore)

Organizing Committee

Chair: Louis Lim (IMCB)

Vice-Chair: Edward Manser, (IMCB)

Wanjin Hong (IMCB)

Shengcai Lin (IMCB)


September 1-5, 1999, Kent, UK

50th Harden Conference: Annexins

tel. 0171 580 3481

fax 0171 637 7626

e.mail meetings@biochemsoc.org.uk


1999 Gordon Research Conference on


Queen's College, Oxford, UK

August 22-27, 1999

Chairs: Philip Coffino, Kazuei Igarashi

Vice Chairs: Robert Casero, Heather Wallace


August 22-26, 1999, Arolla Switzerland

EMBO Workshop

Molecular Medicine of The Gut

Tel. 0041 21 692 5856

Fax 0041 21 652 6933

e-mail jean-pierre.kraehenbuhl@isrec.unil.ch

1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Angiogenesis & Microcirculation

Salve Regina University

Newport, Rhode Island, USA

August 15-20, 1999

Chair: Patricia D'Amore

Vice Chair: David Cheresh


1999 Gordon Research Conference on:


August 15 - 20, 1999

Tilton, NH, USA

Co-Chairs: Joanna Szmydynger-Chodobska and Adam Chodobski

Vice-Chair: Malcolm B. Segal


Aug. 9-12, 1999, Prague

EMBO Workshop:

Functional Organization of the Cell Nucleus

Tel.: 00420 2 2491 0315

Fax 00420 2 2491 7418


1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Matrix Metalloproteinases

Colby-Sawyer College

New London, New Hampshire, USA

August 8-13, 1999

Chair: Gillian Murphy

Vice Chair: Henning Birkedal-Hansen




1999 Gordon Research Conference on:

Calcium Signalling

New England College

Henniker, New Hampshire, USA

August 8-13, 1999

Chair: Andrew P. Thomas

Vice Chair: Tullio Pozan


6TH International Congress on Amino Acids

Bonn, Germany, August 3 – 7 th 1999

Call for papers



Gordon Research Conference on Cancer

Conference Theme: "The Central Pathways of Tumorigenesis: RB and p53"

Salve Regina University

Newport, Rhode Island, USA

August 1-6, 1999

Chair: Tyler Jacks, MIT Center for Cancer Research

Vice Chair: Daniel Haber, Harvard Medical School


1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Hormonal Carcinogenesis

Tilton School

Tilton, New Hampshire, USA

August 1-6, 1999

Chair: Shuk-Mei Ho

Vice Chair: Michael Gallo


1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Plasmid and Chromosome Dynamics

Colby-Sawyer College

New London, New Hampshire, USA

August 1 - 6, 1999

Chair: Dhruba K. Chattoraj (NIH)

Vice-Chair: Gary Karpen (Salk Inst)


1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Chemistry of Supramolecules & Assemblies

New England College

Henniker, New Hampshire, USA

August 1-6, 1999

Chairs: Eric Kaler; Thomas L. Penner

Vice Chair: Raymond Mackay


13th Annual Symposium of the Protein Society
July 24-28, 1999, Boston, Massachusetts, USA


1999 Gordon Research Conference on

Neural Plasticity

Salve Regina University

Newport, Rhode Island, USA

July 18-23, 1999

Chair: Larry Katz (Duke University Medical Center)

Vice Chair: Erin Schuman (Cal Tech)


Gordon Research Conferences on

Enzymes, Coenzymes & Metabolic Pathways

Kimball Union Academy

Meriden, New Hampshire, USA

July 11-16, 1999

Chairs: Dan Herschlag, Charles B. Grissom

Vice Chairs: Hung-Wen Liu; Chris P. Whitman


ASCB/EMBO/ H. Dudley Wright Meeting on
"Membrane Trafficking and the Cytoskeleton: An Integrated View"

The meeting is scheduled from June 26-30, 1999 and will take place in Santa Maria Imbaro, Italy, at the Consorzio Mario Negri Sud.

To obtain a meeting registration form see the ASCB Website at

For assistance or for more information contact
the American Society for Cell Biology at 301-530-7153 or ascbinfo@ascb.org

The Organizers:
Viki Allan of the University of Manchester;
George Bloom of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center;
Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz of the NIH/National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

1999 Gordon Research Conference on WOUND REPAIR

Colby-Sawyer College
New London, New Hampshire
Sunday, June 13 - Friday, June 18, 1999



June 17-19, 1999
Palais Neptune Convention Center
83070 Toulon - France
tel. +33.(0)4.94038383 - fax. +33.(0)4.94038362
e.mail. avps@club-internet.fr

1999 Gordon Research Conference on


Salve Regina University

Newport, Rhode Island, USA

June 6-11, 1999

Chair: Louis F. Reichardt, University of California - San Francisco

Vice Chair: Michael Greenberg, Harvard University




The Second Workshop on Basic and Clinical aspects of Interleukin-10

San Raffaele Biomedical Science Park, Milan, Italy
27th - 29th of May 1999


Meeting: Angiogenesis, from the molecular level to the bedside
Rome, May 11, 1999
tel. +39.010.5458611 - fax. +39.010.5450056


MAY 8-11, 1999

Palazzo della Cultura e dei Congressi

Piazza della Costituzione 5/c - BOLOGNA, Italy

Parallel Symposia

Topics and invited speakers:

Endocytic pathways
J. Grunberg (D)
Hoflack Bernard, Riezman Howard, Marsh Mark, Kirchhausen Tom, Grunberg Jean

Signalling in carcinogenesis
C.J. Marshall (UK) Birchmeier Walter, Serrano Manual, Ozanne Bradley, Marshall Chris

Building the brain
K. Storey (UK)
Storey Kate

Cell biology of muscle diseases
G. Cossu (I)
Kendrick-Jones John, Partridge Terence A., Wold Barbara, Cossu Giorgio

Cell biology of the synapses
W. Huttner (D)
De Camilli Pietro, Gundelfinger Eckart D., Matus Andrew I., Huttner Wieland B.

Apoptosis and cell death
L. Fesus (H)
Green Douglas R., Hugues De The, Savill John, Fesus Laszlo

Imaging living cells
R. Rizzuto (I)
Meyer Tobias, Hell Stefan, Rizzuto Sarino

Organelle biogenesis
W. Neupert (D)
Rachibinski Richard, Robinson Colin, Johnson Arthur E., Neupert Walter

Transcription factors
F. Grosveld (NL)
Grosveld Frank

Cell-cell and cell-matrix interaction
E. Dejana (I)
Birchmeier Walter, Clevers Hans C., Fassler Reinhard, Dejana Elisabetta

Genomics and bioinformatics
P. Bork (EMBL)
Kerlavage Tony, Lipman David, Kanehisa Minoru, Bork Peer

Protein degradation
S. Jentsch (D)
Jentsch Stefan

Protein quality control
A. Helenius (CH)
Sitia Roberto M., High Stephen, Kopito Ron R., Helenius Ari

Cell cycle
G. Draetta (I)
Nasmyth Kim, Nigg Erich A., Roussel Martine F., Draetta Giulio F.

Before May 8th Organizing Secretariat can be contacted at:

SISTEMA CONGRESSI Via Jappelli, 12 - 35121 Padova, Italy
Tel. +39-049-651699, Fax +39-049-651320
e-mail: ecbo99@sistemacongressi.com
April 17-21. 1999

EB '99/VB '99

Washington DC. Contact: NAVBO office, 9650
Rockville Pike, Bethesda MD. Tel: (301) 530-7130; Fax: (301) 571-1879;
email: benglert@pathol.faseb.org

ABRF '99 Bioinformatics and Biomolecular Technologies: Linking Genomes, Proteomes and Biochemistry

An International Symposium
Sponsored by The Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities

March 19 - 22, 1999
Durham Civic Center Durham, North Carolina

For more information about the annual meeting contact:
ABRF Meeting Management
FASEB, Office of Scientific Meetings
9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
Ph: (301) 530-7010, Fax: (301) 530-7014
Email: marcella@faseb.org

March 8-11, 1999
The VIIth Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Applied Cardiovascular Biology (ISACB).

Tucson, AZ.

Contact:Steven P. Schmidt, Ph.D.
Secretary/Treasurer, ISACB, Akron, OH 44309-2090.
Phone: (330)375-3693 email: schmidt@brain.biomed.uakron.edu
or visit http://www.neoucom.edu/isacb

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