Description of Activity1st meeting of the scientific community focusing on bird models after COVID.
Sessions cover: dynamics of development, morphogenesis, organogenesis; stem cells and differentiation; new technologies and resources; pharmaceutical and medical applications; comparative genomics, evolution and conservation; avian immunity, disease resistance, animal welfare.
Keynotes by Chaya Kalcheim (Israel), Andrea Streit (UK), Mike McGrew (UK), Shashank Gandhi (USA), Nándor Nagy (Hungary), Jean Viallet (France), Tatjana Sauka-Spengler (UK), Claudio Mello (USA), Cheng Ming Chuong (USA), Yoshiko Takahashi (Japan), Jim Kaufman (UK), Nandan Nerurkar (USA).
Attendees from 15 countries and 5 continents.
Welcome by The Lord Mayor of Portsmouth, Councillor Tom Coles; opening of the conference by Professor Paul Hayes, Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor; outreach event: from dinosuars to modern birds.
|Period||11 Sept 2023 → 14 Sept 2023|
|Location||Portsmouth, United Kingdom|
|Degree of Recognition||International|