52nd European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society Meeting

ROVINJ, CROATIA

23rd – 27th September 2024

15th International Comet Assay Workshop

ROVINJ, CROATIA

23rd – 27th September 2024

Welcome to the 52nd EEMGS and 15th ICAW official website!

The 2024 meeting “Fundamental genomics. New approaches. Solutions for the changing environment and human health.” will focus on basic research in the field of genomics, environmental sciences, and mutagenesis. It will feature prominent participation from regulatory professionals and industry representatives. Preceding the conference, there will be an associated HESI workshop, and the ICAW event will be integrated into the final days of the conference.

See you all in Rovinj! Your organizers – the EEMGS and the Croatian Genietic Society

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LATEST NEWS

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The hands-on application submission deadline is 15th April 2024.

Travel grants call is open

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The travel grant submission deadline is 15th April 2024.

CONFERENCE TOPICS

Advances in regulatory genotoxicology Bioinformatics and biostatistics
Cancer research omics Climate change
DNA structure, stability, and repair Error-corrected next-generation sequencing
Ecotoxicology Epigenetics and epigenomics
Evolutionary genetics Food and nutrition omics
Human biomonitoring Immunology omics
Microbiology omics Machine learning
New Approach Methodologies Natural products
Pharmaceutics omics New challenges in genotoxicity assessment
Risk assessment Other related topics

PARTNER WORKSHOPS

PARTNER SESSIONS

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Rosa Karlić

Rosa Karlić

Bioinformatics group, Faculty of Science University of Zagreb (CRO)

KEYNOTE LECTURE: Exploring the epigenomic context of mutational processes

Tomislav Maričić

Tomislav Maričić

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (GER)

PLENARY LECTURE: Neandertals and genome editing of stem cells

Marcus S. Cooke

Marcus S. Cooke

Oxidative Stress Group, University of South Florida (US)

Nucleic acid adductomics – The next generation of adductomics towards assessing environmental health risks

Andrew Collins

Andrew Collins

University of Oslo (NOR)

Measuring DNA damage and repair; a retrospective

Amaya Azqueta

Amaya Azqueta

University of Navarra (ESP)

The comet assay to measure different DNA lesions

Martin A. Pfannkuchen

Martin A. Pfannkuchen

Center for Marine Research, Ruđer Bošković Institute (HR)

Genomics in coastal oceanography

Sandi Orlić

Sandi Orlić

Ruđer Bošković Institute (Cro)

Microbes in the aquatic ecosystems

Siegfried Knasmüller

Siegfried Knasmüller

Center for Cancer Research, Medical University Vienna (AUT)

Search for the best genotoxicity test

Sabine Langie

Sabine Langie

Maastricht University (NED)

Revolutionizing DNA repair analysis

Marina Tenório Botelho

Marina Tenório Botelho

Universidade de Campinas (BRA)

Comet assay as a tool in marine ecotoxicology

Stefano Bonassi

Stefano Bonassi

San Raffaele University, IRCCS San Raffaele, Roma (IT)

Biomarkers of effect: A journey from exposure monitoring to predictors of adverse health outcome

Steven Bryce

Steven Bryce

Litron Labs (US)

Application of modifying agents to a multiplexed DNA damage assay provides mechanistic information on genotoxicity and molecular targets

Duan Chen

Duan Chen

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NOR)

Gastric cancer: potential carcinogens, biomarkers, chemoprevention and drug repurposing

Anyi Hu

Anyi Hu

Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CHN)

TBD

Nevenka Meštrović

Nevenka Meštrović

Institut Ruđer Bošković (HR)

“Dark Matter” of Genomes – Satellite DNA

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ORGANIZATION

The event is being organized by the European Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society and the Croatian Genetic Society.

Do you have a question for the organizers? Please contact us here.

The event will take place under the auspices of the Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health and the Ruđer Bošković Institute (including the Center for Marine Research).

Technical assistance is provided by the One Travel d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia.