24.10.2017 to 26.10.2017

Frontiers in Metabolism 2017–"From systems physiology to precision medicine” - Lausanne, Switzerland

The symposium, co-organised by EPFL and EMBO Press, will be held from October 24 to October 26, 2017 (2.5 days) at the EPFL campus in Lausanne, at the Swiss Tech Convention Center (STCC). Key issues regarding metabolism and society will be addressed as well as novel findings that link basic concepts emerging from the fields of cell biology, signaling, metabolomics, physiology, genetics/genomics, and aging with the pathogenesis and management of the metabolic syndrome, a major medical challenge. Please note that 'super early birds' ends on March 1, and the ‘early birds’ on September 1st.
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10.01.2018 to 12.01.2018

2018 International Symposium on Chemical Biology - Geneva, Switzerland

The International Symposium on Chemical Biology will be held on January 10-12, 2018 at the Campus Biotech, Geneva. This is a major international event in the field of chemical biology covering topics such as protein and DNA origami, protein engineering, biophysical aspects of cell trafficking and membrane biophysics.
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21.01.2018 to 23.01.2018

Rigi-Workshop: Networks and interactions - from species to communities - Rigi Kulm, Switzerland

Want to learn about biological, evolutionary and social interactions of species? To formulate and model species-interaction concepts? To cross disciplinary borders and share similarities and differences between social and natural sciences? The Swiss Academy of Sciences' Platform Biology and Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL co-organize the upcoming Rigi-Workshop „Networks and interactions - from species to communities“ from January 21 -23, 2018. The 3-day workshop is open to PhD students from all Swiss institutions of Higher Learning. Applications from Master students and Postdocs are also considered.
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Biozentrum Lectures 2018 - Basel, Switzerland

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Professor and Director of the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology in Tübingen is the speaker of this year’s Biozentrum Lecture "How fish colour their skin – a paradigm for development and evolution of adult patterns". The lecture will take place on January 24, 2018 at the Pharmazentrum of the University of Basel.  
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