Mercia Stem Cell Alliance 2019: Young Investigator Workshop and Conference

Mercia Stem Cell Alliance 2019: Young Investigator Workshop and Conference

16th & 17th December 2019
Parkgate Road Campus
University of Chester

Price £25 for Students and PDRA; £40 for Principal Investigators

Keynote Speakers
Matt Dalby – Glasgow
Uri Frank – NUI Galway

+ YI Workshop
Owen Davies - Loughborough
Andrew Devitt – Aston
Marco Favretto - Chester
Kenny Mann - Birmingham
Catriona Cunningham - Manchester

This one day meeting highlights the most exciting developments in basic science and translational aspects of stem cell research across the Mercia region and beyond. In addition to plenary talks from internationally renowned speakers the programme includes oral papers from young investigators at each academic institute, along with selected poster presentations from submitted abstracts. The meeting provides a lively forum for networking, discussion and debate.
Young Investigator Workshop: The theme is the cell secretome, with expert presentations on secretome biology, analysis and delivery, plus demonstrations/input from leading industrial partners.

Important dates
Abstract deadline: 9th December 2019
Registration deadline: 9th December 2019
YI Meeting: 16th December 2019
MSCA Meeting 17th December 2019

Abstract Selection Committee
Eustace Johnson (Chester) Sue Kimber (Manchester)
Jon Frampton (Birmingham) Shawn Cowley (Leicester)

Abstract Submission - (Deadline 9th December 2019)
Abstracts should be submitted as a pdf or Word file of no more than 300 words by emailing to A single figure can be included and 1 or 2 references only if necessary.


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