ECDO's 14th Euroconference on Apoptosis is organised in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy,
from September 29 (arrival) till October 4 (departure), 2006. Jointly, the
Training course on Concepts and Methods in Programmed Cell Death will be
held on the first day of the conference (September 30).
The conference will take place in
Le Meridien Chia Laguna, located about 50
km to the west of Cagliari, the capital city of Sardinia. The resort is
close to some of the most beautiful beaches on Sardinia and combines a large conference
center with the pleasant stay in cottage rooms, spread throughout the
Every year, we welcome about 350 people, from all over the world. The focus of
the conference, the special attention for the poster presentations and short
oral communications, the common lunches and social programs create an atmosphere
of stimulating discussions and contacts. Therefore, the ECDO conferences are
considered as one of the best meetings in the field of cell death research.
The thematic areas that will be covered in this year's Euroconference include:
* DNA damage and cancer
* Organelle cross-talk
* ER stress
We hope to welcome you in Cagliari at the 14th Euroconference on Apoptosis!
Amedeo Columbano and Mauro Piacentini
Chairs of the 14th Euroconference on Apoptosis