Program

Cell Bio focuses on the fundamental basis of biology, where attendees congregate in an inclusive environment to learn about the latest advances in cell science from peers, educators, and renowned experts from all over the world. We believe cutting-edge science is found at every corner of our community. As such, Cell Bio welcomes presenters, organizers, and attendees from every career-level, research area, and institution.

Get Involved & Help Shape Your Meeting

Cell Bio 2020 features unique learning formats and networking opportunities where you can contribute to the knowledge shared at the meeting. Are you interested in giving a talk, building a session, or even co-chairing a minisymposium? Now is your chance to get involved.

Applications Now Open For:

Eligibility Criteria:

ASCB Regular and Educator Members, EMBO Members, & EMBO Young Investigators

Eligibility Criteria:

ASCB Members

Meeting Tracks

Cell Bio 2020 aims to enhance your meeting experience by integrating special interest tracks focused on your area of interest. These tracks will identify scientific sessions, poster presentations, and networking sessions within a topic area providing your ideal path for navigating the latest science at the meeting.

 

Cell Bio 2020 Program Organizers

Program Co-Chairs

Buzz Baum, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, London, United Kingdom

Rebecca Heald, University of California, Berkeley

Committee Members by Scientific Track

Cells in Distress and Disease: Cancer, Aging, Infection, Stress, Chemical Biology, and Therapeutics:

Coleen Murphy, Princeton University

Jorge Torres, University of California, Los Angeles

Cellular Dynamics: Compartmentalization, Trafficking, Cytoskeleton, Division, and Migration

Tatyana Svitkina, University of Pennsylvania

Hong Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Cellular Genome:  4D Organization, Expression, Replication, and Repair

Orna Cohen-Fix, The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Daniel Gerlich, Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, Austria

Communal Cell: Development, Differentiation, Regeneration, Stem Cells, Organs, and Organoids

Adam Martin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Angela Nieto, Instituto de Neurociencias de Alicante, Spain

Physical Cell: Bioengineering, Mechanobiology, and Synthetic Biology

Marileen Dogterom, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

Satyajit Mayor, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bangalore, India

Signaling and Metabolism: Integrating Intra- and Intercellular Signaling and Information Processing

Irene Miguel-Aliaga, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Kunxin Luo, University of California, Berkeley

Specialized Cell and Evolution: Neurobiology, Immunology, and Emerging Model Systems

Lillian Fritz-Laylin, University of Massachusetts- Amherst

Snezka Oliferenko, Francis Crick Institute, London, United Kingdom