The International Zebrafish Society (IZFS) presents

18th International Zebrafish Conference

Conference Organizing Committee 

Corinne Houart, PhD (Chair)
President of the IZFS 

King's College London
Florence Marlow, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine Mount Sinai
Hitoshi Okamoto, MD, PhD (Co-Chair)
RIKEN Center for Brain Science
Didier Stainier, PhD
Max Planck Institute of Heart and Lung Research
Miguel Luis Concha, PhD
Universidad de Chile
Han Wang, PhD
Center for Circadian Clocks, Soochow University
Hiromi Hirata, PhD
Aoyama Gakuin University
Karina Yaniv, PhD
Weizmann Institute of Science
Tohru Ishitani, PhD
Osaka University
 

Local Organizing Committee

Satoshi Ansai
Kyoto University
Kazuhide Asakawa
National Institute of Genetics (NIG)
Toshikatsu Hanada
Oita University
Masahiko Hibi
Nagoya University
Shinichi Higashijima
NIBB
Motoyuki Itoh
Chiba University
Koichi Kawakami
NIG
Kazu Kikuchi
NCVC
Shosei Kishida
Kagoshima University
Jun Kitano
NIG
Makoto Kobayashi 
Tsukuba University
Fumi Kubo
NIG
Rie Kusakabe
Kansai University
Ichiro Masai
OIST
Takaaki Matsui
Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Yuichiro Mishima
Kyoto Sangyo University
Kaoki Mochizuki
NCVC
Kazutoshi Mori
Kyoto University
Nobuhiro Nakamura
Kyoto Sangyo University
Kiyoshi Naruse
NIBB
Hiroshi Nishina
Tokyo Medical Dental University
Yukiko Ogino
 Kyushu University
Yoshihiro Omori
Nagahama Institute of Bioscience and Technology
Li-Kun Phng
Riken
Atsuko Sehara
Kyoto University
Yukihiko Sugimoto
Kumamoto University
Hiroyuki Takeda 
Kyoto Sangyo University
Hideaki Takeuchi 
Tohoku University
Sachiko Tsuda
Saitama University
Soken Tsuchiya
Kumamoto University
Hironori Wada
Kitazato University
Saori Yokoi 
Hokkaido University
 

18th IZFC Session Chairs and Abstract Reviewers

Cardiovascular

Infection & Immunity 

Amber Stratman
Li-Kun Phng

Pedro Hernandez Cedra
Edan Foley

Cell Biology

Lifespan and Aging

Steffen Scholpp
Mie Wong

Yumi Kim
Miguel Godinho Ferreira

Circuits and Behaviour

Neurobiology

Takashi Kawashima
Drew Robson

Jason Rihel
Nathalie Jurisch-Yaksi

Disease Models

Organ Formation & Function

Kazuhide Asakawa
Hideaki Matsui

Rebecca Wingert
Lingfei Luo

Early Development, Morphogenesis and Patterning 

Physiology & Metabolism

Tohru Ishitani
Margot Williams

Rachel Brewster
Andrew Cox

Emerging Technologies

Regeneration

Shiaulou Yuan
Jennifer Li

Alessandro De simone
Mathilda Mommersteeg

Evolution and comparative biology

Stem Cells

Shigehiro Kuraku
Tetsuya Nakamura

Feng Liu
Gage Crump

Germline, Sex Determination & Reproduction

Sustainability, Environmental Biology and Toxicology

Yaniv Elkouby
Satoshi Ansai

Vivanna Vedder
Max Breuer

High throughput whole organism research

 

Sean Megason
Merlin Lange