Conference Summary

Launched in 2008, this FASEB Science Research Conference (SRC) is the only scientific meeting of its kind dedicated to exploring lipid droplets in the context of their biogenesis/turnover, contacts with other organelles, integrative biology, and role in human physiology and disease.

This conference brings together an interdisciplinary group of scientists from academia and industry who study and conduct research on lipid droplets.

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Snowmass Village, CO 81615 USA

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Important Dates

  • Advance registration deadline Tuesday, May 19, 2020
  • Last day to register Thursday, June 4, 2020
  • Cancellation deadline Thursday, June 4, 2020


Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, PhD Senior Group Leader, Howard Hughes Medical Institute-Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA, USA

Robert Farese Jr., MD
Department Chair and Professor, Genetics & Complex Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, and Professor, Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Keynote Lecture

Tobias Walther, PhD
Harvard University

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