Announcing the 1st International Mitochondria Meeting for Young Scientists, April 20 – 22 in Kyoto, Japan

News from Japan: Registration will be open soon for the 1st International Mitochondria Meeting for Young Scientists, which will be held April 20 – 22 in Kyoto, Japan, organised by Koji Yamano and Michael Lazarou.   The kind invitation letter from the organisers: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dear mitochondrial researchers, I’m Koji Yamano, a senior researcher at Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical…

International Symposium on: ‘Targeting Skeletal Muscle Oxidative Metabolism to Treat Human Disease’

A one day course organised by the National Heart and Lung Institute @ Imperial College addressing research questions around mitochondrial oxidative capacity and fibre-type plasticity of skeletal muscle in diseases such as type 2 diabetes and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). You can find all information here, or contact directly Dr. Amanda Natanek. Speakers: Prof Stefano Schiaffino,…

MitOX 2016 – bookings now open

The Nuffield Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology invites you to MitOX – an annual meeting in Oxford on Tuesday 6th December, 2016. A range of mitochondrial associated research areas will be discussed including; genetics, physiology, neurosciences and cancer. Speakers: Thomas McWilliams (Dundee ) – Illuminating mitochondrial turnover and architecture in vivo Edmund Kunji (Cambridge) –…

Final program of the 2106 CfMR-Abcam Meeting

Final program of the 2106 CfMR-Abcam Meeting: ‘Mitochondria: balancing health and disease’ can be downloaded here or see the Abcam website. Mitochondria: balancing health and disease 14th June 2016 Chaired by Gyorgy Szabadkai and Michael Duchen (University College of London, UK) Venue Kennedy Lecture Theatre, Institute of Child Health, London, UK  Date June 14, 2016 Program 08:30 –…