Conference Summary

This FASEB Science Research Conference (SRC) is the only conference focused exclusively on nuclear bodies. This inaugural meeting will focus on the most recent developments linking the biology of nuclear bodies to cancer and other disease states.

This conference aims to unite distinguished researchers as well as new investigators from different fields – such as cell biology, genomics, biophysics, and cancer biology – to foster interdisciplinary synergism, crosstalk, and future collaborations.  

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Oak Island Resort & Conference Center

36 Treasure Dr.
Western Shore, Nova Scotia, Canada B0J 3M0
1-800-565-5075 or 902- 627-2600


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Paul Kaufman, PhD
Professor, Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA

Karla Neugebauer, PhD
Professor, Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and Director, Center for RNA Science and Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

Thoru Pederson, PhD
Vitold Arnett Professor of Cell Biology, Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, and Associate Vice Provost for Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA

Keynote Lectures

Ingrid Grummt, PhD
German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg

David Spector, PhD
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Sui Huang, MD, PhD
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Ross Hannan, PhD
Australian National University, Canberra

Joan Steitz, PhD
Yale University

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