ÖGMBT 13th Annual Meeting

'From molecular machines to translational medicine' (September 20th to October 14th) – a virtual meeting featuring state-of-the-art interactive education, the possibility to meet colleagues from Austria and from all over the world, and to hear the latest news of the related industry.
ÖGMBT 13th Annual Meeting

The Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology (ÖGMBT) is pleased to announce that registration and abstract submission for our online 13th Annual Meeting “From Molecular Machines to Translational Medicine” has been extended until August 10th, 2021!

Submit your abstract by August 10th and be part of the largest Life Science event in Austria. Every young scientist who has submitted an abstract has the chance to win one of the Awards for Best Talk or Best Science Flash.

Below is the program at a glance – details on Chairs/Speakers at program outline & topics.

Calendar Week 38

Mon. 20.9.

Opening Ceremony - live on
Bestowal of “Life Science Awards Austria ‘21”, awardee lectures

Tues. 21.9.

#1: Chromatin and gene regulation
KEYNOTE: Bas van Steensel, NL Cancer Inst. - live on


#2: Cell Biology and Biochemistry of Lipids

Wed. 22.9.

#3: RNA Biology


#4: Biophysics of Signal Transduction

Thur. 23.9.

#5: Proteostasis and membrane trafficking


#6: Immunology

Calendar Week 39

Tues. 28.09.

#7: Cell Division


#8: Toxicology

Wed. 29.09.

#9: Single-cell multiomics


#10: Metabolic Signaling
KEYNOTE: Lisa Henske, Harvard Cancer Center - live on

Thurs. 30.09.

#11: Biotech

Calendar Week 41

Tues. 12.10.

#12: Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration

Wed. 13.10.

#13: Stem Cells


#14: Host-Pathogen Interactions

Thurs. 14.10.

#15: Translational Oncology
KEYNOTE: Douglas Hannahan, EFPL - live on
Closing & Awards Ceremony - live on

On September 20, during the Opening Ceremony we will be introducing the program -  the chairs will be pitching for their sessions and the winners of the Life Science Awards Austria 2021 will be presenting their work.

From September 21 – October 14, always Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday, we will host a total of fifteen scientific sessions, featuring state-of-the-art topics of Life Science.

Registration is free of charge for ÖGMBT members! Not a member yet? Sign up for membership here: https://www.oegmbt.at/membership1/studentische-und-ordentliche-mitglieder

We are very much looking forward to welcome you at the 13th ÖGMBT Annual Meeting!

With best regards,

Hesso Farhan, on behalf of the Scientific/Organizing Committee of the Austrian Association of Molecular Life Sciences and Biotechnology (ÖGMBT).

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