We are happy to announce the first international workshop dedicated to the study of evolution with Caenorhabditis species.
The workshop will be held at the Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia in Oeiras, 20km from Lisbon, Portugal.
A reception will take place on the May 23rd.
intra and inter-specific developmental genetics of vulva differentiation, sex determination, behavior and host-parasite interactions.
A session will also be dedicated to Caenorhabditis evolutionary biology resources.
We plan to host approximately 50 participants. If you would like to attend, please send a brief description of your research together with a title and abstract of a
30 minute talk or poster to Henrique Teotónio on or before
January 15, 2006.
|Accommodation and subsistence costs will be covered for all participants
|Travel Aid Grants
||20 grants of 350 euros
||5 grants of 700 euros
|Preference given to early-stage researchers (PhDs and PostDocs)
For more information about the workshop, please visit http://cwp.embo.org/w06-31.
Further details about the host Institute can be found at www.igc.gulbenkian.pt.
Henrique Teotónio (IGC, Portugal)
Marie-Anne Felix (Institut Jacques Monod, France)
Patrick Phillips (University of Oregon Eugene, USA)
Ricardo Azevedo (University of Houston, USA)
European Molecular Biology Organization
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian