About The Meeting

The meeting will be held under the auspices of the American Society for Cell Biology, the International Affairs Committee (IAC) and Maltepe University.

The venue is  “Marma Convention Center”, located in the Marmara Education Village, Istanbul, TURKEY.

The Nobel  Prize Winner (2008), Dr. Martin Chalfie, will deliver a plenary lecture, presenting the story of the GFP discovery. He will also give a talk about their newest findings on the role of insulin signaling in neurons.  Do not miss these lectures!

World expert clinicians and researchers will introduce the latest in the studies of diabetes and its link to different types of human cancer.  The sessions will cover different aspects of cell biology and stem cells in relation to diabetes. The meeting will include panel discussions, exhibitions, poster sessions and a forum for funding opportunities for training abroad.  The latest in modern microscopy will be presented during the meeting.  Attendees will have the unique opportunity to learn about the latest developments in the field, and interact and network with national and international leading experts.

The medium will be English but simultaneous translation will be provided.

We look forward to having you in Istanbul!