[Expired] IMBG international meeting dedicated to Metal Homeostasis, September 2012

The Institute of Metals in Biology of Grenoble (IMBG) organizes in September 2012 its 5th biannual International Meeting that will be dedicated to “Metal Homeostasis”, a topic already chosen in 2004 for the inaugural edition of this series of meetings.

Please visit the web site of the 5th IMBG biannual International Meeting (http://imbg.ujf-grenoble.fr/IMBG2012/index.htm) for further information and registration materials.

The 5th IMBG International Meeting will be held in Autrans from the 19th to the 21st of September 2012 and will be preceded by two days (17th-18th) of Advanced Courses, focused on different aspects of fundamental and applied researches on Metals.

The topic of Metal Homeostasis will be declined in 5 main sessions :

  • Transport and trafficking,
  • Sensing and signaling,
  • Regulation,
  • Diseases,
  • Interplay

The courses will be given by

  • S. Bohic (Grenoble, France),
  • D. Giedroc (Bloomington, USA),
  • J. Kaplan (Chicago, USA),
  • A. Palmer (Boulder, USA),
  • S. Sensi (Cheti-Pescara, Italy) and
  • F. Thomas (Grenoble, France).

The plenary lectures will be given by

  • D. Giedroc(Bloomington, USA),
  • M. Hanikenne (Liege, Belgium),
  • J. Helmann (Ithaca, USA),
  • J. Kaplan(Chicago, USA),
  • T. Mascher (Munich, Germany),
  • A. Palmer (Boulder, USA),
  • S. Sensi (Chieti-Pescara, Italy).

The keynote lectures will be given by

  • JF Briat (France),
  • G. Rowley (UK),
  • K. Waldron (UK),
  • C. Peyssonnaux (France),
  • C. Dennisson (UK).

Note that there are many possibilities to ask for oral presentation of your data and that a financial support will be allocated to students or post-docs on the basis of their CV and motivation letter. IMBG offers special prices for students and IMBG members.


  • Registration : before June 30 2012 (regular registration)
    before July 31 2012 (late registration)
  • Abstract submission for Oral Contribution : before May 31 2012
  • Abstract submission for Grants for PhD and Post-doc students : before May 31 2012

The organizing committee of the 5th IMBG International Meeting is composed of

  • Alexandre Bouron,
  • Patrice Catty,
  • Jacques Covès,
  • Pascale Delangle,
  • Isabelle Michaud-Soret,
  • Sandrine Olagnier-de-Choudens

WWW http://imbg.ujf-grenoble.fr/IMBG2012/

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