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Cell Competition in Development and Disease (B6)

Scientific Organizers: Margaret A. Goodell, Laura A. Johnston and Thomas P. Zwaka


February 24—28, 2019

Granlibakken Tahoe, Tahoe City, California, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 24, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 24, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 28, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Jan 8, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-B6 "Cell Competition in Development and Disease" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On October 24, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 24, 2018 until November 28, 2018 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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October 24, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 8, 2019 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After January 8, 2019 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 8, 2019 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After January 8, 2019 820.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 24, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is November 28, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: October 24, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: November 28, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is October 24, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: January 8, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, February 24 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer and light meal from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, February 28 with a keynote address and closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:15, followed by dinner and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, March 1 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Pre Function
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Granhall
18:00—20:00
Light Meal - Provided by Granlibakken

Granhall

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—11:00
Cell Competition in Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Laura A. Johnston, Columbia University, USA
Tissue Ecology: Sensing and Responding to Altered Cell Fitness

Magdalena D. Zernicka-Goetz, University of Cambridge, UK
Cell Selection in Mammalian Embryos

Coffee Break

Hiromitsu Nakauchi, Stanford University, USA
Interspecies Chimeras: Competition or Survival

Nicholas E. Baker, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Ribosomal Control of Cell Competition

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Bay
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Bay
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—17:45
Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Kevin Foster, University of Oxford, UK
Evolution of Competition and Cooperation in Microbes

17:45—19:00
Evolution of Competition and Cooperation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Gad Shaulsky, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Cooperation and Competition in Dictyostelium

Anthony De Tomaso, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Inter-Individual Competition in a Colonial Organism

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Dinner

Granhall
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Bay
20:00—21:00
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Bay

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—11:00
Stem Cell Competition
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Thomas P. Zwaka, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Competitive Interactions in the Pluripotent Stem Cell Compartment

Fernando D. Camargo, Boston Children's Hospital, USA
Stem Cell Dynamics and Growth in the Gut

Coffee Break

Hans C. Clevers, Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands
Lgr5 Stem Cell-Based Organoids

Valentina Greco, Yale School of Medicine, USA
Competitive Behavior during Skin Regeneration

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Bay
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Bay
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Technologies for Clonal Tracking

Mountain/Lake
* Thierry Voet, KU Leuven, Belgium

* Fernando D. Camargo, Boston Children's Hospital, USA

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—19:00
The Germline
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, Stowers Institute for Medical Research/HHMI, USA
The Reproductive and Developmental Plasticity of Planarians

Diana J. Laird, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Clonal Dynamics of Primordial Germ Cells

Erika Matunis, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Competing for the Niche in the Fly Testis

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Dinner

Granhall
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Bay
20:00—21:00
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Bay

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—11:00
Mosaicism and Selection in Normal Tissues
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Margaret A. Goodell, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Mutations Improving Fitness of the HSC

Inigo Martincorena, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK
Somatic Evolution in Healthy Tissues

Coffee Break

Philip H. Jones, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute / University of Cambridge, UK
Clonal Dynamics in the Skin

Irving L. Weissman, Stanford University, USA
Mosaicism in Normal Tissues

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Bay
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Bay
14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Oncogenes and Tumor Suppressors as Drivers in Competition

Mountain/Lake
* Philip H. Jones, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute / University of Cambridge, UK

* Laura A. Johnston, Columbia University, USA

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—19:00
Cell Selection in Human Disease
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Thierry Voet, KU Leuven, Belgium
Genome Instability and Fitness in the Developing Human Embryo

David FitzPatrick, University of Edinburgh, UK
Cohesinopathies as a Paradigm for Human Mosaiscm

Matthew Hurles, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK
Mosacism and Implications for Human Developmental Disorders

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Dinner

Granhall
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Bay
20:00—21:00
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Bay

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Granhall
08:00—11:00
AGING and Pre-Malignancy
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
James DeGregori, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, USA
The Ecology of Cancer: How Changes in Tissue Microenvironments Drive Cancer Evolution as we Age

Speaker to be Announced

Coffee Break

Coleman Lindsley, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Clonal Hematopoiesis as Stem Cell Competition

Tatsushi Igaki, Kyoto University Graduate School of Biostudies, Japan
Mechanism of Tumor-Suppressive Cell Competition

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 3: Modeling Cell Competition

Mountain/Lake
* Kevin Foster, University of Oxford, UK

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Pre Function
17:00—17:45
Closing Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Gines Morata, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
The Two Faces of Cell Competition: Tumor-Suppressing or Tumor-Stimulating

17:45—19:00
Competition in Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
Yasuyuki M. Fujita, Hokkaido University, Japan
Sequential Oncogenic Mutations Profoundly Influence the Outcome of Cell Competition

Harold E. Varmus, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
Turning Clues from Cancer Genomics into Mechanisms of Cancer Development and Evolution

19:00—19:15
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/24/2019

Mountain/Lake
19:15—20:15
Dinner

Granhall
19:15—20:15
Social Hour
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Granhall
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Granhall

FRIDAY, MARCH 1

 
Departure


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