research community in the Netherlands is pulling together to exchange and
stimulate research interests. It is a great opportunity to regroup forces,
generate exchanges and create a momentum sharing both techniques and exciting
science. Drosophila melanogaster is one of the most used experimental
multicellular organisms. As a model organism, it has a proven track record
in all branches of genetics, evolutionary biology, cell biology and developmental
Dr Gerdien de Jong (Evolutionary Population Biology, Utrecht University)
Dr Catherine Rabouille (Department of Cell Biology, UMC Utrecht).
Key note lecture:
Ernst Hafen, Zoological Institute, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Insulin signaling and growth control in Drosophila ® Roze Collegezaal, AZU
The School of developmental Biology of Utrecht & The Institute of
Faculty of Biology, Utrecht University.