2nd International Caparica Conference in Splicing

We are delighted to welcome you to SPLICING 2018 Conference, where all of us working in the area of splicing and alternative splicing  will be able to share our latest research in the areas of RNA, DNA, and Proteins. As in the first edition we guarantee a friendly academic environment.

In collaboration with the RNA Society, we are glad to announce grants for Students. The deadline for applications is April 15th, 2018.

Please apply by sending a motivation letter and your CV to marta.silva@nullbioscopegroup.org with the Subject “Splicing conference RNA Society+Bioscope grants”

Registration is now open until the 15th of March 2018 to all who would like to present an oral communication, a poster or a shotgun communication (students only).

For more information, please contact the conference organizer at  jlcapelom.splicing2018@nullbioscopegroup.org or visit: www.splicing2018.com

Plenary Speakers: 

Benoît Chabot (Université de Sherbrooke, Canada)
Eduardo Eyras (Pompeu Fabra University & ICREA, Spain)
Vânia Prado (University of Western Ontario, Canada)
Franco Pagani (International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Italy)
Peter Kloetzel (Uniiversitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany)
Diane Baralle (University of Southampton, UK)

Keynote Speakers:

David Bates (University of Nottingham, UK)
Francisco E. Baralle (International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Italy)
Ruth Sperling (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
Niketa A. Patel (University of South Florida And James A. Haley Veterans Hospital Scientist, USA)
Alexander Huttenhofer (Medical University Innsbruck , Austria)
Steve Wilton (Murdoch University, Australia)

Conference Subjects:

RNA Splicing
Protein Splicing
DNA Splicing
Alternative Splicing
Splicing and disease
Splicing and nanotechnology
Computational Biology of Splicing
Translational Applications

We look forward to meeting you in July 2018.