Organizer: TRP2021

Host institution: KU Leuven, VIB

Start: Wednesday, 15 September 2021 @ 18:30

End: Friday, 17 September 2021 @ 18:00

Timezone: Brussels CET

Sponsors: FWO, KU Leuven, DSI, CalibrationLab, Merck, VWR

Contact: info@trp2021.org

Venue: Faculty Club

City: Leuven

County: Vlaams-Brabant

Country: Belgium

Postcode: 3000

Description:

TRP2021 is a five yearly international meeting focusing on ion channels of the TRP superfamily. In this fourth edition, world leaders in the field will address various aspects of TRP channel biology, from molecular studies and cell biology to TRP channel pathologies and drug development.

Topics that will be covered include:
- Structural biology of TRP channels
- TRP channels in thermosensation and thermoregulation
- TRP channels in pain and itch
- TRP channels in the cardiovascular system
- TRP channels and reproduction
- TRP channels in polycystic kidney disease
- Lysosomal TRP channels
- Drug development for TRP channel-related diseases

TRP2021 aims at academic researchers, clinicians and industry.

Format of the conference

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this conference will have a hybrid format offering speakers and participants the possibility to attend live or on line. The live meeting will be held in the Faculty Club in Leuven. Lectures will be live streamed, followed by interactive Q&A sessions. Participants can submit an abstract for a digital poster presentation. Those following the event online will receive a personal activation link after subscription, allowing access to the digital conference environment.

Information for abstract submissions

The deadline for abstract submissions is 16 August. Poster presenters have a chance to win the TRP2021 Poster Prize.

Event type:
  • Meetings and conferences

Capacity: 300

Keywords: TRP, TRP Channels, drug development, transient receptor potential

The 4th International TRP Meeting (Hybrid edition) https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/the-4th-international-trp-meeting-hybrid-edition TRP2021 is a five yearly international meeting focusing on ion channels of the TRP superfamily. In this fourth edition, world leaders in the field will address various aspects of TRP channel biology, from molecular studies and cell biology to TRP channel pathologies and drug development. Topics that will be covered include: - Structural biology of TRP channels - TRP channels in thermosensation and thermoregulation - TRP channels in pain and itch - TRP channels in the cardiovascular system - TRP channels and reproduction - TRP channels in polycystic kidney disease - Lysosomal TRP channels - Drug development for TRP channel-related diseases TRP2021 aims at academic researchers, clinicians and industry. **Format of the conference** Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this conference will have a hybrid format offering speakers and participants the possibility to attend live or on line. The live meeting will be held in the Faculty Club in Leuven. Lectures will be live streamed, followed by interactive Q&A sessions. Participants can submit an abstract for a digital poster presentation. Those following the event online will receive a personal activation link after subscription, allowing access to the digital conference environment. **Information for abstract submissions** The deadline for abstract submissions is 16 August. Poster presenters have a chance to win the TRP2021 Poster Prize. 2021-09-15 18:30:00 UTC 2021-09-17 18:00:00 UTC TRP2021 Faculty Club, Leuven, Belgium Faculty Club Leuven Vlaams-Brabant Belgium 3000 KU LeuvenVIB info@trp2021.org FWOKU LeuvenDSICalibrationLabMerckVWR [] 300 meetings_and_conferences [] TRPTRP Channelsdrug developmenttransient receptor potential