List of Topics and Sessions

The topics are:
  • Aging
  • Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • Biotech/Biomed
  • Cancer
  • Cell Biology
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • Cytoskeleton and Motility
  • Developmental Biology
  • Ecology
  • Education
  • Endocrinology
  • Fertility
  • Gene and Cell Therapy
  • Gene Expression and Molecular Biology
  • Cell Signaling
  • Genetics
  • Genomics and Epigenetics
  • Immunology
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Medical Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Microscopy
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neuroscience
  • Oxygen and Free Radicals
  • Parasitology
  • Plant Science
  • Skeletal Biology and Medicine
  • Structural Biology
  • Stem Cells
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Virology
  • Zoology
The sessions are:
  • Advances in Clinical Diagnosis

 Israel Society for Clinical Laboratory Sciences

  • Advances in Integrative Structural Biology

 Israeli Society for Mass Spectrometry & Israel Crystallographic Association

  • Advances in Skeletal Biology and Medicine

 Israel Society for Skeletal Biology and Medicine

  • Big Data in Health and Disease: Challenges and Opportunities

Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

  • Biophysics and Morphogenesis in Development

The Israeli Society For Developmental Biology

  • Can we Read (and Write) Proteins? Computational and Experimental Approaches to Protein Folding and Design

Israel Biophysical Society & Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

  • Cancer Genomics and Data Mining

Israel Society for Cancer Research & Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

  • Cancer Immunotherapy Using Engineered T Cell Receptors (TCRs) and Chimeric Antibody Receptors T Cells (CAR-T)

The Israeli Society of Gene & Cell Therapy & Israel Immunological Society & Israel Society for Cancer Research

  • Cancer Metabolism

 Israel Society for Cancer Research

  • Cancer Therapy with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors – Opportunities and Challenges

 Israel Immunological Society & Israel Society for Cancer Research

  • Cellular Motility and Interaction Dynamics in the Immune System and Beyond

  Israeli Forum for Cytoskeleton and Motility & Israel Immunological Society

  • Cellular Trafficking in Health and Disease

Israel Society for Cell Biology

  • Chromatin & Epigenetics

Genetic Society of Israel

  • Computation in Microbial Communities

 Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology  & Israel Society for Microbiology

  • Computational Immunology

 Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology & Israel Immunological Society

  • Cytoskeletal Remodeling and Cellular Movement in Morphogenesis

 Israeli Forum for Cytoskeleton and Motility

  • Dynamics in Plant Responses

 Israeli Society for Plant Sciences

  • Engineering & Evolution of Proteins

 Israel Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

  • Epigenetics and Re-differentiation in Plant and Animal Development

 Israeli Society for Plant Sciences & The Israeli Society for Developmental Biology

  • Eukaryotes of the Microbial World

Suggested by SAC

  • Extracellular Vesicles: from Basic Research to Clinical Development

Israel Society for Parasitology, Protozoology and Tropical Diseases

  • Food Security: from Plant Protection to Molecular Breeding and Crop Biotechnology

Israeli Society for Plant Sciences

  • From a Reductionist to a Systems Biology View of the Proteostasis Network

Organized by students

  • Gene Regulation Across the Tree of Life

Organized by students

  • Genetic Basis of Human Disorders

Genetic Society of Israel

  • Genome Stability, DNA Repair and Chromosome Dynamics

Genetic Society of Israel

  • Host-Pathogen Interaction

Israel Society for Microbiology

  • Immune Response to Viral Infection

Organized by students

  • Innate and Adaptive Immunity in Health and Disease

 Israel Immunological Society

  • Ion channels & Transporters

Suggested by SAC

  • Microbial Simplicity for Understanding Life Complexity

Israel Biophysical Society & Israel Society for Microbiology

  • Modes of Intracellular and Extracellular Communication

Israel Society for Cell Biology

  • Movement Ecology

Zoological Society of Israel

  • Neural Circuits and Behavior

The Israeli Society for Neuroscience

  • Neuronal Basis of Learning and Memory

The Israeli Society for Neuroscience

  • Neuronal Cell Biology in Health and Disease

The Israeli Society for Neuroscience & Israel Society for Cell Biology

  • New Challenges in Cell Death Biology

Israeli Cell Death Society

  • New Concepts in Microbial Ecology

Israel Society for Microbiology & Israel Society for Ecology and Environmental Quality Sciences

  • New Horizons in Developmental Biology Studied in Model Organisms

The Israeli Society for Developmental Biology

  • New Regulators of Obesity and Adipose Tissue Metabolism

Israel Endocrine Society

  • Organogenesis and Regeneration

The Israeli Society for Developmental Biology

  • Organoids in Development and Disease Modeling

The Israeli Society for Developmental Biology & Israel Stem Cell Society

  • Pitching In: Scientists’ Involvement in High-school Biology

Suggested by SAC

  • Physiology of Sensation

Israel Society for Physiology and Pharmacology

  • Precision Cancer Medicine

Israel Society for Cancer Research

  • Proteomics and Mass Spectrometry in Biomedical Research

Israeli Society for Mass Spectrometry

  • Recent Advances in Parasitology

Israel Society for Parasitology, Protozoology and Tropical Diseases

  • Recent Progress in Non-coding RNA and RNA Modifications

Genetic Society of Israel

  • Redox Signaling and Aging

Israel Society for Oxygen and Free Radicals Research

  • Regulation of Biological Processes by Ubiquitin and Ubiquitin-like Molecules

Suggested by SAC

  • RNA Localization and Translation

Suggested by Organizing Committee

  • Sexual Dimorphism in the Nervous System – from Molecular Mechanisms to Social Behaviors

Organized by students

  • State of the Art Microscopy Techniques in the Study of Intracellular Processes

Israel Society for Microscopy

  • Stem Cell Pluripotency, Differentiation and Reprogramming

Israel Stem Cell Society

  • Stem Cells and Cancer

Israel Stem Cell Society

  • Structure Function of Proteins and Their Post Translation Modifications

Suggested by SAC

  • Structure Function Relationships in Microbial Cells

Israel Society for Microbiology & Israel Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

  • Symbiosis in a Changing Climate: the Role of Microbiome in Resistance and Tolerance of Plants

Israeli Society for Plant Sciences & Israel Society for Microbiology

  • Synthetic Biology

Suggested by SAC

  • Terrestrial Ecosystems in a Changing Climate

Israel Society for Ecology and Environmental Quality Sciences

  • The Brain Immune-Axis: From Basic Science to Clinical Translation

Israel Neuroimmunology Society

  • The Complexity of Animal-Plant Interactions

 Israel Society for Ecology and Environmental Quality Sciences & Zoological Society of Israel

  • The Impact of Climate Change on the Marine Ecosystem

 Suggested by organizing committee

  • The Ins and Outs of Gametogenesis

 Israel Fertility Association

  • The Microbiome and Immunity

 Israel Immunological Society & Israel Society for Microbiology

  • The Next Top Model: Emerging Model Organisms in Molecular Biology

Organized by students

  • The Power of Single Cell Analysis

Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology & Israel Society for Microscopy

  • The Power of Single Molecule Detection

Israel Biophysical Society

  • Therapeutic Gene Therapy & Genome Editing

Israel Society of Gene and Cell Therapy

  • Therapeutic Potential of Plant-Derived Compounds

Organized by students

  • Tissue Engineering

Israel Stem Cell Society

  • Virus and Phage Biology

 Israel Society for Microbiology

Abbreviations of Societies:
  • (GSI) Genetic Society of Israel
  • (IBS) Israel Biophysical Society
  • (ICA) Israel Crystallographic Association
  • (IES) Israel Endocrine Society
  • (IFA) Israel Fertility Association
  • (IIS) Israel Immunological Society
  • (INS) Israel Neuroimmunology Society
  • (ISAR) Israel Society for Auditory Research
  • (ISBMB) Israel Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • (ISCR) Israel Society for Cancer Research
  • (ISCB) Israel Society for Cell Biology
  • (ILMAR) Israel Society for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • (IDS) Israel Society for Diabetes
  • (ISEES) Israel Society for Ecology and Environmental Quality Sciences
  • (ISMM) Israel Society for Medical Mycology
  • (ISM) Israel Society for Microbiology
  • (ISM) Israel Society for Microscopy
  • (ISOFRR) Israel Society for Oxygen and Free Radicals Research
  • (ISPPTD) Israel Society for Parasitology, Protozoology and Tropical Diseases

 

  • (ISPP) Israel Society for Physiology and Pharmacology
  • (ISSBM) Israel Society for Skeletal Biology and Medicine
  • (ISHR) Israel Society of Heart Research
  • (ISMG) Israel Society of Medical Genetics
  • (ISCS) Israel Stem Cell Society
  • (IsCDS) Israel Cell Death Society
  • (IFCM) Israeli Forum for Cytoskeleton and Motility
  • (ISBCB) Israeli Society for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • (ISMS) Israeli Society for Mass Spectrometry
  • (ISPS) Israeli Society for Plant Sciences
  • (IsSDB) The Israeli Society for Developmental Biology
  • (ISFN) The Israeli Society for Neuroscience
  • (ISGCT) The Israeli Society of Gene & Cell Therapy
  • (ISHR) Israel Society of Heart Research
  • (ZSI) Zoological Society of Israel
  • (SOC) Suggested by Organizing Committee
  • (SOS) Student Organized Session
  • (SSAC) Suggested by SAC