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Biological Systems

System function and dysfunction, biochemistry beyond cells

 

Key words: biological clocks, gene therapy, embryogenesis, organogenesis, innate immunity, immune responses, inflammation, disease processes, ageing, cancer, plants, molecular medicine, neurodegeneration, parasitology, plant pathology, nutrition, cell division differentiation and death, cardiovascular disease, developmental biology, diabetes, matrix structure, tissue engineering.

 

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Chair: Maria O'Connell
Chair: Maria O'Connell

University of East Anglia, UK 

Keywords: Egr-1, NF kappa B, NFE2 family, antioxidants, cytokines, inflammation, monocytes, nutrition, signalling Website


Vice Chair: Lisa Chakrabarti
Vice Chair: Lisa Chakrabarti

University of Nottingham, UK

Keywords: ageing, brain, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, purkinje cell, cerebellum, ataxia, photoreceptor, retina, proteomics, lipidomics, mitophagy, dementia, Parkinson's disease, comparative biology Website


 


Martin Zeidler
Martin Zeidler

University of Sheffield, UK

Keywords: JAK/STAT, Drosophila, haematopoiesis, cancer, development, RNAi screening

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Miguel Valvano
Miguel Valvano
Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom
Keywords: bacterial pathogenesis, membrane proteins, macrophages, cystic fibrosis, antibiotic resistance, lipopolysaccharide, peptidoglycan, autophagy, phagocytosis, intracellular bacteria Website

Giovanna Bermano
Giovanna Bermano
Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, UK
Keywords: obesity and associated co-morbidities, nutrition, gene regulation, nutrigenomic, antioxidants, natural products, oxidative stress, adipokines Website


If you have any suggestions for key words that are not listed above please email conferences@biochemistry.org