SEB Antwerp 2021

Animal Biology Sessions

The following Animal biology sessions will take place at SEB Antwerp 2021.

Animal Biology

Ecoimmunology

  • Parasites, disease and host immunity: Towards a mechanistic understanding of infection-induced phenotypes

Organisers:
  •  Lauren Nadler
  • Sandra A. Binning
  • Ecoimmunology in a changing world: challenges and progress

Organisers:
  •  Rebecca Cramp
  • Michel Ohmer

Environmental Fluctuation 

  • Aquatic ectotherms in fluctuating environments - the Ins and Outs of the Ups and Downs: Respiration and Osmoregulation in fluctuating environments

Organisers:
  •  Patricia A. Wright
  • Jonathan wilson
  • Physiological and ecological responses to temperature fluctuation

Organisers:
  •  Katie Marshall
  • Anne Todgham
  • Not just down the hatch: food processing, transport, and assimilation in jawed vertebrates

Organisers:
  •  Nicolai Konow
  • Callum Ross

Big Data

  • Automated animal tracking in behavioural studies

Organisers:
  • Stefano Marras
  • Shaun Killen 
  • Putting animal biology in ecological context with advances in animal tracking and bio-logging

Organisers:
  •  Barbara Koeck
  • Shaun Killen
  • Open Animal Biology

Organiser:
  • Jack Thomson
  • Open Biomechanics

Organiser:
  •  Nicolai Konow
  • Endocrine control of physiological and behavioural responses to environmental change

Organisers:
  •   Pedro Miguel Guerreiro
  • João Luis Saraiva
  • Joao Carlos Cardoso
  • Metamaterials in the natural world

Organisers:
  •  Thomas Neil
  • Marc Holderied
  • Zhiyuan Shen
  • Cocktails or mocktails? Synergistic and antagonistic effects in mixed stress scenario's

Organiser:
  •  Gudrun De Boeck
  • Illuminating hot topics in experimental biology: A meta-analytic approach to understanding biological phenomenon

Organisers:
  •  Essie Rodgers
  • Nicholas Wu
  • Daniel Noble
  • Osmotic and acid/base regulation at the thermal extremes

  • Field Physiology: Beyond biotelemetry, new and old technologies, and the ins and outs of monitoring physiological responses of organisms in remote locations 

Organisers:
  •  Jodie Rummer
  • James Cook
  • Steven Cooke
  • Lucy Hawkes
  • Craig Franklin
  • Metabolism, membrane transport and acid-base physiology inaquatic invertebrates: Towards a mechanistic understanding underlying life in changing an extreme environments 

Organisers:
  •  Marian Y. Hu
  • Dirk Weihrauch
  • Yung-Che Tseng

SCIENCES ACROSS BOUNDARIES 

ANIMAL, CELL & PLANT BIOLOGY 

  • Technology Enabled Approaches to Ecophsyiology 

Organisers:
  • Oliver Tills
  • Manuela Truebano
  • Anne Plessis
Related sessions:

Cell biology sessions
Plant biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions

ANIMAL & PLANT BIOLOGY 

  • Mechanical Ecology - Taking Biomechanics to the Field    

Organisers:
  • Ulrike Bauer
  • Simon Poppinga
Related sessions:

Animal biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions

ANIMAL & CELL BIOLOGY 

  • Neurotransmitters to pheromones: the response of physiological and behavioural signals to environmental change

Organisers:
  • Katherine Sloman
  • Danielle M McDonald
Related sessions:

Cell biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions

  • Episodic hypoxia: species with exceptional tolerance and how to study them

Organisers:
  • Frank van Breukelen
  • Allyson Hindle
Related sessions:

Cell biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions

  • Do environmental contaminants alter energy balance, how can we find out and how much does it matter?

Organiser:
  • Kimberley Bennett
Related sessions:

Cell biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions

  • The physiology behind phenotypic plasticity in rapidly changing environments

Organisers:
  • Tamzin Blewett
  • Tommy Norin 
Related sessions:

Cell biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions

ANIMAL & SEB+ BIOLOGY 

  • Open electronics in experimental biology (Workshop)

Organisers:
  • Michael Oellermann
  • Richelle Tanner
Related sessions:

SEB+ biology sessions
Sciences across boundaries biology sessions