NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF UKRAINE
R.E. KAVETSKY INSTITUTE OF EXPERIMENTAL PATHOLOGY, ONCOLOGY AND RADIOBIOLOGY
CHARITABLE FUND “UNITY AGAINST CANCER”
INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE
‘‘NORMAL AND CANCER STEM CELLS:
DISCOVERY, DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY’’
October 5–6, 2017
We invite you to participate in the International Scientific Conference “Normal and Cancer Stem Cells: Discovery, Diagnosis and Therapy”.
Specialists from research institutions and universities, experts in the field of reproductive and regenerative medicine, bioengineering, medical oncologists are welcome to participate in the Conference.
1. BASIC SCIENTIFIC AREAS OF THE CONFERENCE
- Biology of normal and cancer stem cells.
- The role of stem cells in carcinogenesis, invasion and metastasis of malignant tumors.
- The plasticity of phenotypes, epithelial-mesenchymal transition in cancer and normal stem cells.
- Signaling pathways, genetic damage and epigenetic alterations in cancer stem cells.
- Cancer stem cells as a factor in resistance to therapy.
- Stem cell and tissue bioengineering.
- Ethical aspects of stem cell research.
2. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION, REGISTRATION AND ABSTRACT SUBMISSION
Form of participation: lecture, oral or poster presentation. Proceedings of the Conference will be published in the core journal. Deadline for Abstract submission — until June 1, 2017.
To participate in the Conference, it’s necessary to complete the registration form of participant and send Abstract.
Detailed information is on the web-page:
3. ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
The text of abstracts should be typed in English, Microsoft Word, font Times New Roman, font size 12 pt, single spacing, characters from font Symbol. The abstract should not exceed 3000 characters without spaces.
4. SAMPLE OF ABSTRACT PREPARATION
CYTOTOXIC ACTIVITY OF BACTERIAL LECTINS
M.P. Rudyk1, E.G. Shpak2
1Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
2R.E. Kavetsky Institute of Experimental Pathology, Oncology and Radiobiology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv
Aims of research:
Methods of research:
Results and Discussion:
Abstracts and application for participation in the Conference should be saved in the format *.rtf. File names for abstract and application must contain the name of the first author and document type, for example, petrenko_abstract.rtf. or petrenko_application.rtf.
Application for participation in the Conference and abstract must be sent to e-mail address: AlexxDNA@gmail.com
ATTENTION! The materials are considered submitted when organizing committee sent a confirmation of receipt of materials to your e-address.
The Organizing Committee reserves the right to review materials being submitted. Upon reviewing, the authors will be notified of the acceptance and the inclusion of Abstracts and Reports in the Conference program and their further publication.
5. REQUIREMENTS FOR POSTER DESIGN
Size of poster is 85×120 cm.
The materials of the poster should be structured as in Abstract (see Paragraph 4 above).
6. REGISTRATION FEE FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONFERENCE
To participate in the Conference, it is necessary to pay a fee for the publication of abstracts or registration fee for the Charitable Fund “Unity Against Cancer” until June 1, 2017. The registration fee is 500 UAH, for students and postgraduates — 200 UAH, for the publication of abstracts — 120 UAH. For foreign participants the registration fee is the equivalent of US $100 in local currency at the rate of National Bank of Ukraine on the day of payment.
Bank details: account No. 26001000030720, MFO 300023, EDRPOU 21667843 PC «Ukrsocbank» in Kyiv. In the field “purpose of payment” indicate “fee” or “abstract print” indicating the last name, first name, middle name of participant.
The registration fee includes: publication of one Abstract (publication of additional Abstracts is surcharged), certificate of participation, a folder with conference materials.
7. ORGANIZING COMMITTEE CONTACTS:
Dr. Ganusevich Irina Ivanivna, PhD, Senior Scientist
Tel.: +38 (096) 513 71 35
+38 (044) 259 71 21
+38 (044) 259 01 83
R.E. Kavetsky Institute of Experimental Pathology, Oncology and Radiobiology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 45 Vasylkivska str., Kyiv, Ukraine
9. IMPORTANT DATES OF THE CONFERENCE:
June 1, 2017 — Deadline for fee payment.
June 1, 2017 — Deadline for abstract submission.
October 5, 2017 from 8.00 a.m. to 9.00 a.m. — Registration of participants.
October, 5–6, 2017 from 09.00 a.m. to 18.00 a.m. — Conference sessions.