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Hypoxia: Molecules, Mechanisms and Disease (A3)

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Sensing and Signaling of Hypoxia: Interfaces with Biology and Medicine (A1)


Organizer(s) Peter J. Ratcliffe, L. Eric Huang, Michael Ohh and Cynthia M. Beall
January 7—12, 2014
Beaver Run Resort • Breckenridge, Colorado USA
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 2, 2013
Abstract Deadline: Oct 24, 2013
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 2, 2013
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 7, 2013

Supported by the Directors' Fund

Summary of Meeting:
Hypoxia is an important component of most human diseases. This meeting will focus on advances in our understanding of the biochemistry and biology of hypoxia signaling and their impact on cell biology, physiology and medicine. Specific emphasis will be placed on the emerging interfaces of hypoxia biology with new areas of scientific progress including metabolic regulation, epigenetic signaling, stem cell biology, inflammation, immunity, tissue repair and cancer. The meeting will also aim to link these processes to the integrative physiology of hypoxia and act as a forum for interfacing reductionist molecular approaches with medical physiology. Key objectives are to: 1) Report key emerging research findings in hypoxia biology across a range of biomedical research fronts; 2) Promote and extend new areas of research into the impact of hypoxia on biological systems; and 3) Foster interdisciplinary research aimed at linking molecular and integrated physiology and defining therapeutic opportunities.

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Scholarships/Awards

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) Ancillary Training Program Scholarship Recipients

Cornelius Y. Taabazuing
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Scholarship Recipients

Lital Bentovim
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Nimrat Chatterjee
Baylor College of Medicine, USA

Kristin Franke
Institute of Pathology, Germany

Choongwon Jeong
University of Chicago, USA

Aashish R. Jha
University of Chicago, USA

Christopher J. Mariani
University of Chicago, USA

Sarah Taylor
University of Liverpool, UK

Maria Tiana Cerrolaza
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain