2016 BSCB-BSDB Spring Meeting

10th-13th April 2016, University of Warwick


Our 2016 Annual Spring Meeting was held jointly with the British Society for Developmental Biology (BSDB).

The meeting  included the BSCB’s Hooke Medal Lecture and the  Women in Cell Biology Early Career Medal  lecture, as well as the BSDB’s Waddington Medal Lecture and Beddington Prize Lecture; a dedicated Graduate Symposium; several well-attended, lively and stimulating poster sessions and social events (including the now infamous annual “Pub Quiz” and disco after the conference dinner!)

Plenary talks were given by Marc Kischner and Ruth Lehmann and the following sessions took place:

  • Polarity
  • Cells and Tissue Architecture
  • Growth & Cell Division
  • Hijacking of Cellular & Developmental Processes
  • Interaction of Cells with their Environment,
  • Information processing
  • Aging & Regeneration
  • Evolution