of Metals in Biology of Grenoble (IMBG) is organizing its 6th
biannual International Meeting from the 13th to the 18th of September
2015. This year, the meeting is dedicated to "Chemistry
& Biology of Iron-Sulfur Clusters",
The purpose of this meeting is to attract and gather worldwide
scientists from chemistry to biology in order to build-up a new
place for international scientific exchanges and collaborations.
A two-day Advanced Courses is preceding the Conferences to allow
young scientists to improve their knowledge in some aspects of
comprises plenary and keynote lectures, oral communications and
posters sessions. Oral communications will be selected on the
basis of the abstracts by the organizing committee. The relevant
topics will concern:
- Catalysis & energy applications
- Iron-sulfur proteins & health
- Bioinspired systems
- Metal-sulfur redox centers
Courses will host a limited number of lectures (~6) given by internationally
renowned scientists. The format of the courses will facilitate
strong interactions between lecturers and attendees (up to 40).
Our aim is to provide a top-level teaching in a highly stimulating
and non-intimidating environment for graduate students, post-doc,
and young scientists. Students and young researchers are strongly
encouraged to attend these courses.
will be held in Villard de Lans, a village located in the beautiful
surrounding of the Vercors Mountains, near Grenoble.
number of participants will be limited to 100