Regional Biophysics School – Mechanobiology, Kotor, Montenegro, 6-8 October, 2018, event funded by IUPAB

Organizers, Boris Martinac (b.martinac@victorchang.edu.au) and Pavle Andjus (pandjus@bio.bg.ac.rs)

Invited speakers:

1.       David Beech, University of Leeds, UK (Orai1, Piezo1 and TRPC1/4/5 channels)*

2.       Tanja Dučić, Sinchrotron Alba, Barcelona, Spain (synchrotron-based microscopy of subcellualr organization)*

3.       Philip Gottlieb, SUNY Bufallo, USA (Piezo1&2 channels)

4.       Eric Honoré, Université Côte d’Azur, France (molecular mechano-transduction)*

5.       Boris Martinac, University of New South Wales, Australia (Piezo1&2 channels)*

6.       Aleksandra Mitrović, University of Belgrade,  (response to mechanostimulation in wood)*

7.       Keiji Naruse, Okayama University, Japan (TRPV4 channels)*

8.       Vladimir Parpura, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA (rheology  in astrocytes)*

9.       Eduardo Perozo, University of Chicago, USA (MS ion channel structure & function)

10.   Jasmina Popović, University of Belgrade, (mechanical stress in trees)*

11.   Gabor Steibach , Biology Research Center, Center of Excelence of European Union and Hungarian Academy of Sciences,  Szeged (differential polarisation laser scanning microscopy to study subcellular structural order)*