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ICC on Sirtuins - October 22-23, 2009

As organizers, we invite you to attend the IDIBELL Cancer Conference on Sirtuins. The meeting will be held in the Bellvitge Institute for Biomedical Research (IDIBELL), Barcelona.

The ICC on Sirtuins meeting will begin on Thursday morning, October 22, 2009, and will conclude with lunch on Friday, October 23, 2009. The goal of this meeting is to highlight the latest advances in the Sirtuin field from a multidisciplinary point of view, from the molecular to the physiological level, and to create an exceptional framework for scientific discussion.

Applicants are encouraged to submit Poster presentations. A limited number of these abstracts will be selected for oral presentation.


Confirmed invited speakers

  • Fred Alt
    Harvard Medical School
    Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Johan Auwerx
    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
  • Antonio Bedalov
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Seattle, WA, USA
  • Eva Bober
    Max-Planck-Institute for Heart and Lung Research
    Bad Nauheim, Germany
  • Katrin Chua
    Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford, CA, USA
  • John Denu
    University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health
    Madison, WI, USA
  • Manel Esteller
    Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program PEBC-IDIBELL,
    Barcelona, Spain
  • Ingrid Grummt
    German Cancer Research Center
    Heidelberg, Germany
  • Wei Gu
    Columbia University
    New York, NY, USA
  • Pere Puigserver
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    Boston, MA, USA
  • Danny Reinberg
    NYU School of Medicine
    New York, NY, USA
  • Ed Seto
    H.Lee Moffit Cancer Center
    Tampa, FL USA
  • Alejandro Vaquero
    Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program, PEBC- IDIBELL,
    Barcelona, Spain
  • Eric Verdin
    Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology
    San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Francesc Villarroya
    University of Barcelona (UB)
    Barcelona, Spain



Important dates

15th April Early Registration Open
15th April Abstract Submission Open
28th September Early Registration Deadline
28th September Abstract Submission Deadline
29th September Late Registration Open
10th October Late Registration Deadline




Organizing Committee

Alejandro Vaquero - (Cancer Epigenetics and Biology program (PEBC)/Bellvitge Institute for Biomedical Research, IDIBELL))

Manel Esteller - (Cancer Epigenetics and Biology program (PEBC)/Bellvitge Institute for Biomedical Research, IDIBELL)

All meeting questions should be directed to Sonja Noss, Meeting Manager,






ICC on Sirtuins/ Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program 2009

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