Key Dates

21 July 2013
On site registration opens

Further key dates

Hall 8 (The ICC)

Obesity: Intergenerational programming and consequences

Sponsored by the American Physiological Society (APS) & International Society for Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD)

Monday 22 July, 1415 - 1615

Physiomics of TRP ion channels

Transient receptor potential (TRP) ion channel proteins constitute a large and diverse family of proteins that are expressed in many tissues.

Monday 22 July, 0930 - 1130

Angiogenesis: Growth points

ESM & EVBO programme

(Sponsored by the British Microcirculation Society)

Tuesday 23 July, 1415 - 1615
Local protein synthesis

For publication in the Journal of Physiology

Tuesday 23 July, 8.30 - 9.15

Perivascular fat: Role in metabolic and cardiovascular disease

ESM & EVBO programme

Tuesday 23 July, 0930 - 1130

Generation of respiratory and sympathetic activities in health and diseases

Sponsored by the Brazilian Physiological Society (SBFis)

Wednesday 24 July, 0930 - 1130

Molecular mechanisms of transmitter release

Nerve cells communicate with each other through calcium-dependent exocytosis of neurotransmitter or hormones stored in vesicles of the presynaptic cell. This symposium brings together leading experts in the field of transmitter release.

Wednesday 24 July, 1415 - 1615
Role of ATP - regulated potassium channels in pancreatic alpha- and beta-cells

Insufficient insulin secretion represents an important facet of diabetes. Insulin is secreted from the ß-cells of the pancreatic islets when the blood glucose concentration rises above the normal ~5 mM.

Wednesday 24 July, 8.30 - 9.15
An overview of Physiome activities

Peter Hunter completed his Engineering and Masters of Engineering degrees at The University of Auckland before undertaking his DPhil (PhD) in Physiology at the University of O

Wednesday 24 July, 16.30 - 17.15

Cardiovascular developments that changed the world

Sponsored by VWR Instruments Ltd

Thursday 25 July, 1415 - 1615


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