Cellular polarity: from mechanisms to disease
Venue: The Royal Society
|Event Date/Time: Apr 15, 2013 / 9:00 am - (GMT)||End Date/Time: Apr 16, 2013 / 5:00 pm - (GMT)|
This is a two day scientific discussion meeting to be held at the Royal Society in London, UK.
This event will bring together an interdisciplinary group of scientists from the UK and abroad to speak about the latest progress in the field of cell polarity research, from basic principles to medical implications. It will be a unique opportunity to bring together basic and translational scientists and the public, to discuss this important subject at a high calibre meeting.
Attendance is free but online registration is required. For further information please visit the website.
Speakers and Chairs:
Professor Brenda Andrews (University of Toronto) Professor Jon Clarke (King's College London) Professor Leah Edelstein-Keshet (University of British Columbia) Dr Sandrine Etienne-Manneville (Institut Pasteur) Dr Elaine Fuchs (HHMI, The Rockefeller University) Dr Stephan Grill (MPI-Dresden) Professor Daniel Lew (Duke University) Professor Rong Li (Stowers Institute for Medical Research) Dr Ian Macara (Vanderbilt University Medical Center) Dr Ira Mellman (Genentech) Dr W. James Nelson (Stanford University) Professor Norbert Perrimon (Harvard Medical School) Professor Anne Ridley (King's College London) Professor Inke S. Näthke (University of Dundee) Professor Geraldine Seydoux (Johns Hopkins University) Professor Daniel St Johnston (The Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge) Professor Asako Sugimoto (Tohoku University) Professor Cécile Sykes (Institut Curie) Professor Orion Weiner (University of California, San Francisco) Professor Lewis Wolpert FRS (University College London)