A well-rounded agenda of talks, special lectures, and awards awaits cell biologists who will be attending the 34th annual meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB), according to meeting organizers. Symposia covering such hot subjects as signal transduction, as well as newly emerging fields like programmed cell death, are all part of a farranging scientific program.

From December 10 through 14, organizers expect approximately 7,000 researchers to gather in San Francisco for the 34th annual meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology. More than 2,800 presentations and posters, as well as a trade show representing more than 300 organizations are scheduled. Following are some of the special events scheduled to take place at the convention:

  • Saturday, December 10, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Pre conference workshop, "Connections for Excellence: Pre college Science Education for Scientists"

  • Sunday, December 11, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.: E.E. Just Lecture, "Actin-Dependent Movement...
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