British Meiosis Meeting

Microscopic image of cellular organism
19 April, 2023 - 20 April, 2023

John McIntyre Conference Centre, University of Edinburgh

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Deadline: 19/03/2023
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General Information

The British Meiosis Meeting provides a platform for scientists working on genetic recombination, cell division, and genome evolution in a wide range of (model) organisms to present their research to the scientific community.

The majority of speakers will be post-doctoral researchers and post-graduate students selected from abstracts. This meeting will run from mid-day on 19th April until around mid-day on 20th April and will incorporate a poster session and conference dinner. This meeting is open to all researchers with an interest in meiosis and is not restricted to the British meiosis community.

Session Themes:

  • Generation and Progression of Meiotic Recombination
  • Synaptonemal Complex
  • Meiotic Chromosome Segregation

Meeting organisers:

Ian Adams (MRC Human Genetics Unit, Institute of Genetics and Cancer, Edinburgh, UK)
Owen Davies (Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology, Institute of Cell Biology, Edinburgh, UK)


Keynote speakers:

John Weir (Friedrich Miescher Laboratory, Tübingen, Germany)
Valerie Borde (Institut Curie, Paris, France)