Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) meeting on 'Germ Cells'

We are pleased to announce the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory meeting on 'Germ Cells' organised by Andrea Pauli (Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Austria), Mark Van Doren (Johns Hopkins University, USA), Shosei Yoshida (National Institute for Basic Biology) Japan.


The 13th biennial meeting on Germ Cells will take place on October 5-9, 2022, Long Island, New York. A virtual participation will also be possible.


The specific goals of this conference are to bring together a diverse group of scientists studying various molecular, cellular and genetic aspects of germ line and gamete development. The meeting is intended to provide a format for the exchange of ideas and information, to discuss the latest research findings and technical advances, and to facilitate the intellectual unification of research on germ cells and related disease states in diverse systems.

The topics will include:

  • Germline Evolution
  • Sex Determination
  • Germline Stem Cells & Their Niche
  • Meiosis, Chromosome Mechanics & Cell Biology
  • Gametes & Fertilization
  • Epigenetics & Egg-to-Embryo Transition
  • Environmental & Hormonal Control
  • Post-transcriptional Control

Keynote Speakers: Ruth Lehmann (Whitehead Institute, Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Mitinori Saitou (Kyoto University)


The registration is open. The hybrid format allows attendees to participate in-person or through virtual platforms provided by the CHSL. For more information click here.

The abstract submission is available after registration. Further information about the submission can be found here.


We are highly looking forward to this event!

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