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Expanding C. elegans research: First Latin American Worm Meeting

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Expanding C. elegans research: First Latin American Worm Meeting

Date: February 22nd to 24th 2017
Place: Institut Pasteur Montevideo, Uruguay
Organisers: Inés Carrera (Institut Pasteur de Montevideo), Andrea Calixto (Universidad Mayor, Santiago, Chile) and Gustavo Salinas (Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay/Institut Pasteur de Montevideo).

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Information and enquiries: secretaria@pasteur.edu.uy

Untitled-1Objectives:

-To provide an integrated and updated view on C. elegans research
-To integrate Latin American worm research labs
-To provide knowledge on cutting edge methodologies and technologies for worm research
-To encourage discussion and future collaborations among the participants

Confirmed international speakers:

Martin Chalfie — Columbia University, New York, USA
Luisa Cochella — Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria
Benjamin Podbilewicz — Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Hannes Buelow — Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA
Alicia Meléndez — Queens College, CUNY City University of New York, USA
Meital Oren — Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Manuel Zimmer — Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria
Richard Poole — University College London, UK
Arantza Barrios — University College London, UK
Claire Bénard — Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada/University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Michael Aschner — Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA
Laura Pereira — Columbia University, New York, USA
Andres Vidal-Gadea — Illinois State University, USA
Mark Alkema — University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Daniel Shaye — University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Nuria Flames – Instituto de Biomedicina de Valencia, IBV, Spain
Alejandro Vasquez — University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA

Confirmed Latin American speakers:

Andrea Calixto — Centro de Genómica y Bioinformática, Universidad Mayor, Chile
Olga Castro — Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires,
Dayse Cunha — Universidade Federal de São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Celina Galles — Instituto de Biología Molecular y Celular de Rosario, Rosario, Argentina
Diego Golombek — Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Argentina
Marcelo Mori — Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Eliana Munarriz — Facultad de Agronomía, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Rosa Navarro — Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad de México, México
Diego Rayes — Instituto de Investigaciones Bioquímicas de Bahía Blanca, Argentina
Gustavo Salinas — Institut Pasteur de Montevideo/ Universidad de la República, Uruguay
Daiana Silva Avila — Universidade Federal do Pampa, Uruguaiana, RS, Brazil
Sergio Simonetta — PhylumTech, Centro de Innovación Tecnológico Empresarial y Social. Santa Fe, Argentina
Felix Soares — Universidade Federal do Santa Maria, RS, Brazil

This Symposium was declared an event of Cultural and National interest by the government of Uruguay (MEF, MEC, MGAP).

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This event has full support and auspices from the Latin American Society for Developmental Biology (LASDB)  (http://lasdb-development.org)
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