14th Euroconference on Apoptosis

Chia, Sardinia, Italy

September 29-October 4, 2006

"Death or Survival? Fate in Sardinia."


3rd Training course on 'Concepts and Methods in Programmed Cell Death'

Supported by EC within the framework of the
Marie Curie Conferences and Training Courses



The conference starts in the evening of September 30, 2006 with the keynote lecture presented by Paolo Comoglio (Turin, Italy).



ECDO HONORARY LECTURE: Jurg Tschopp (Lausanne, Switserland)



Main topics of the conference


* DNA damage and cancer

* Inflammation

* Neurodegeneration

* Organelle cross-talk


* ER stress

* Development

* Autophagy


Confirmed speakers:


A.Thomas Look (Boston, USA)
Peter Chumakov (Cleveland, USA)
Manuela Baccarini (Vienna, Austria)
Gerry Melino (Leicester, UK)
Andreas Strasser (Parkville, Australia)
Pierre Vanderhaeghen (Brussels, Belgium)
Atan Gross (Rehovot, Israel)
Guido Kroemer (Villejuif, France)

Guillermo Velasco (Madrid, Spain)

John Blenis (Boston, USA)
Adi Kimchi (Rehovot, Israel)
Ruth Slack (Ottowa, Canada)
Frank Madeo (Graz, Austria)
Inohara Naohiro (Ann Arbor, USA)
Zhao Qi Wang (Jena, Germany)

Piergiuseppe Pelicci (Milan, Italy)



Updated Program (16/09/06)


Updated time schedule (16/09/06)

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