VIII National RNA Meeting: ptRNA 2019

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!

Keynote Speakers:

Christine Mayr, Memorial Sloan Kettering, Cancer Center, USA

Maria Carmo-Fonseca, iMM, Portugal

Manuel Santos, iBiMED, Portugal

Nicholas Proudfoot, University of Oxford, UK

Organizing Committee

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.