More details available about SLTB2018
CRYO2018: Scientific Challenges of Cryobiology, will be held July 10-13 at the Spanish National Research Council in Madrid, Spain.
Held over four days, CRYO2018 will feature five plenary speakers and more than 25 invited speakers from around the world, in addition to a full program of submitted abstract oral and poster presentations, covering all aspects of cryobiology – from human and animal cells, to plant preservation, to cryosurgery, to food technology, and much more.
Prof. Marie-Madeleine Dolmans and Prof. Christiani A. Amorim will present their annual course on the cryopreservation and transplantation of human ovarian tissue. The course will take place on June, 28-29 at the Gynecology Research Unit of the Catholic University of Louvain (program).
Registration: 1200 € (silabus, coffee breaks, lunches and cocktail)
Course registration deadline: June 10, 2018
Contact: Christiani Amorim
The SLTB newsletter for April is now available here
Registration and abstract submission for SLTB2018 is now OPEN so please check out the relevant pages on the website and start planning your trip!
New publications from SLTB members or related groups, collected for your enjoyment. Up to date as at 15th March 2018. Please click through to read relevant abstracts and get links to articles. Contact SLTB to have your publications included in future editions.
For plant biologists interested in low temperature, please consider joining us in Florence this summer for a session on ‘Plant temperature responses: shaping development and enhancing survival?’ at the Society of Experimental Biology’s Annual Meeting <www.sebiology.org/events/event/seb-florence-2018/programme/plant-biology#temp> in Florence (3-6 July 2018).
CRYO2018, the 55th Annual Meeting of the Society for Cryobiology, will be held July 10-13 in Madrid, at the Spanish National Research Council, one of the largest research institutes in Europe. The theme of the meeting is ‘Scientific Challenges of Cryobiology’.
Abstract submission closes soon so please submit as soon as possible.
March 26: Abstract submission closes
April 16: Author notification
May 20: Earlybird registration closes
June 18: Regular registration closes
July 10: Late registration closes
The SLTB wants to wish Robert and Barney Swan (and team) huge congratulations on completing their South Pole Energy Challenge (SPEC) and becoming the first ever team to reach the South Pole using solely clean energy technologies. Robert Swan and his 2041 team (www.2041.com) donated all the Antarctic photos you see on the SLTB website.
Our members have been very active in publications at the end of 2017. Here is our recommended reading from our members - please browse through and share!
To have your publication featured on the SLTB website please contact the committee or email us details at SLTBCryo@gmail.com. We would like to include as many publications as possible by our members so don't hesitate to let us know when you or your group has something in the pipelines that will be of interest to all our members!