SEB Prague 2020

SCIENCE ACROSS BOUNDARIES – CELL,PLANT AND ANIMAL BIOLOGY SESSIONS

The following joint Animal, Cell and Plant biology sessions will take place at SEB Prague 2020.

ANIMAL & CELL BIOLOGY

ENVIRONMENTAL FLUCTUATION

NEUROTRANSMITTERS TO PHEROMONES: THE RESPONSE OF PHYSIOLOGICAL AND BEHAVIOURAL SIGNALS TO ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE

Organisers:
  • Katherine Sloman (University of West Scotland, UK)
  • Danielle McDonald (University of Miami-RSMAS, USA)
Speakers:
  • Katarina Medger (University of Pretoria, South Africa) -  Stress at a small scale: Non-invasive monitoring of glucocorticoids in African small mammals
  • Bob Wong (Monash University, Australia) - Sex on steroids: Widespread endocrine disruptor impairs mechanisms of sexual selection in fish 
  • Sarah Dalesman (Aberystwyth University, Wales) - Intraspecific variability in the response to predation threat: linking physiology, cognition and behavior
  • Katie Gilmour (University of Ottawa, Canada) - Physiological and behavioural responses to the social environment in fishes
Related sessions:

Animal biology sessions
Cell biology sessions

EPISODIC HYPOXIA: MAMMALIAN SPECIES WITH EXCEPTIONAL TOLERANCE AND HOW TO STUDY THEM

Organisers:
  • Frank van Breukelen (University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA)
  • Allyson Hindle (University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA)
Related sessions:

Animal biology sessions
Cell biology sessions

DO ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINANTS ALTER ENERGY BALANCE, HOW CAN WE FIND OUT AND HOW MUCH DOES IT MATTER?

Organisers:
  • Kimberley Bennett
Related sessions:

Animal biology sessions
Cell biology sessions

THE PHYSIOLOGY BEHIND PHENOTYPIC PLASTICITY IN RAPIDLY CHANGING ENVIRONMENTS

Organisers:
  • Tamzin Blewett (University of Alberta, Canada)
  • Tommy Norin (Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark)
Speakers:
  • Trish Schulte (University of British Columbia, Canada) - Mechanisms of plasticity in tolerance to abiotic stressors in fish
  • Clare Stawski (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway) - Physiological and behavioural plasticity of Australian marsupials in a changing environment
  • Tobias Wang (Aarhus University, Denmark) - Phenotypic flexibility of digestive and cardiovascular function to intermittent feeding bouts in snakes and other vertebrates
  • Andrew Turko (University of Guelph, Canada) - Feedback among phenotypically plastic behavioural, physiological, and morphological traits in amphibious fish moving between water and land
Related sessions:

Animal biology sessions
Cell biology sessions

ENVIRONMENTAL FLUCTUATION AND BIODIVERSITY

Not just down the hatch: food processing, transport, and assimilation in jawed vertebrates

Organisers:
  • Nicolai Konow (University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA)
  • Callum Ross (University of Chicago, USA) 

ANIMAL, CELL AND PLANT BIOLOGY

BIG DATA

OMICS APPROACHES TO ECOPHYSIOLOGY 

Organisers: 
  • Oliver Tills (Plymouth University, UK)
  • Manuela Truebano Garcia (Plymouth University, UK)
Related sessions:

Animal biology sessions
Cell biology sessions
Plant biology sessions

Life in the slow lane  

Speaker: 
  • Melody Clark (British Antarctic Survey, UK)

Multilevel functional genomics data integration as a tool for understanding eco-physiology  

Speaker: 
  • Dietmar Kultz (UC Davis, USA)

Quantitative proteomics for holistic network analyses of environmental effects on complex organisms

Speaker: 
  • Francesco Falciani (Institute of Integrative Biology,UK)

Using metabolomics to investigate plant stress responses.

Speaker: 
  • Nicholas Smirnoff, Biosciences (University of Exeter, UK)

Satellite Meetings:

THE SCIENCE OF ANIMAL SENTIENCE: REFINING EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY

RNA COMMUNICATION BETWEEN PLANTS AND INTERACTING ORGANISMS AND INNOVATIVE RNA-BASED PLANT PROTECTION

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