Transcription and Disease

Start date
May 24, 2011
End date
May 24, 2011
Venue
University College London
Location
London, United Kingdom
Topics

Transcription modulation and regulation in chronic diseases particularly Cardiovascular and Cancer. Using model cells for understanding transcriptional control of cell response and cell fate in disease initiation. Molecular pathways in regulating transcription

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On-site registration will be available in the North Cloisters at University College London (see venue tab for location).

 

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Description

Conference chairs
Paul Townsend (University of Southampton, UK) and Anastasis Stephanou (University College London, UK)

 

Summary
This exciting, 1-day conference will focus on areas of cellular transduction as well as gene regulation and how their (de)regulation is associated with chronic disease. There will be a strong focus on molecular and transcriptional mechanisms in the cardiovascular system and cancer, discussing how such pathways may be linked to translational applications and therapies in human disease.

Our aims:

  • Encourage plenty of discussions in a relaxed atmosphere.
  • Provide a unique opportunity for students and post-docs to participate and present their own data.
  • Inspire new collaborations and investigations within this ever growing field of research.