Confirmed Speakers

Pascal Bernachetz - Carmen Birchmeier  - Helen Blau - Andrew Brack - Thomas Braun - Joe Chakkalakal - Benedicte Chazaud - Elizabeth Chen - Tom Cheung - Colin Crist - Peter Currie - Radbod Darabi - Jeffrey Dilworth - Dongsheng Duan - Penney Gilbert - David Goldhamer - Edgar Gomes - Clarissa Henry - Gabrielle Kardon -  Michael Kyba - Elizabeth McNally - Foteini Mourkioti - Pura Muñoz-Cánoves - Eric Olson - Yusuke Ono - Rita Perlingeiro - Pier Lorenzo Puri - Olivier Pourquié - Fred Relaix - Janet Shipley - Stephen Tapscott - Francesco Saverio Tedesco   

Frontiers in Myogenesis

Skeletal Muscle: Development, Regeneration and Disease
Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

San Jose, Costa Rica.   September 23-28, 2019

Society for Muscle Biology

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Session Themes

Mechanisms of skeletal muscle development

Mechanisms of myoblast fusion and nuclear positioning

Muscle stem cell activation

Signaling pathways in muscle stem cell fate decisions

Epigenetic control of muscle stem cells

Induced pluripotent stem cells to generate myogenic progenitors

Bioengineering approaches for skeletal muscle modeling in vitro

Role of the microenvironment in skeletal muscle repair and disease

Muscle diseases and therapy

Muscle-related cancer