We are pleased to invite you to the VIII Portuguese Meeting: ptRNA2019. The meeting will bring together at the i3S, Porto, on the 24-25th January 2019, national and international scientists interested on RNA. The meeting aims to promote scientific discussions and synergies in the most recent advances and cutting-edge technologies in RNA, gathering established and young scientists from the country, and also leading international guest speakers. The meeting will feature talks from invited speakers and from young scientists, as well as talks selected from submitted abstracts, a poster session, awards to best poster and short talk, and also activities to promote discussion and interaction between the participants. The topics will include RNA and chromatin dynamics, RNA processing, RNA modifications, RNA stability and decay, non-coding RNAs, tRNAs biology, RNA function in gene expression regulation in health and disease.
Looking forward to welcome you in the beautiful city of Porto!
Christine Mayr, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Cancer Center, USA
Maria Carmo-Fonseca, iMM, Portugal
Manuel Santos, iBiMED, Portugal
Nicholas Proudfoot, University of Oxford, UK
Alexandra Moreira, i3S/IBMC
Margarida Gama-Carvalho, BIoISI-FCUL
Isabel Pereira-Castro, i3S/IBMC
Jaime Freitas, i3S/IBMC
Important dates to remember:
17 September 2018: Start of Abstract Submission/ Online Registration
17 December 2018: End of Abstract Submission
31 December 2018: End of Online Registration
Please visit the meeting website https://www.i3s.up.pt/content/event?v=52 for more information.