• Le 27 October 2015
    Faculté de Chirurgie Dentaire
    1, place Alexis Ricordeau
  • 9h-18h
  • Plan d'accès

The 1st "Basic research on Bone and Cartilage biology" (BBC) meeting takes place in Nantes (France) on the 27th of october 2015. This BBC meeting will give you the opportunity to assist to state-of-the-art conferences, foster scientific exchanges and initiate/reinforce the set-up of your collaborative network.

Keynotes speakers
  • Florent Elefteriou (Nashville, USA) : "ECM mineralization defects as the etiology of NF1 tibia bowing and pseudarthrosis"
  • Valérie Geoffroy (Paris, France) : "microRNAs control osteoformation, and beyond"
  • Christa Maes (Leuven, Belgium) : "Regulation of bone formation and homeostasis by cellintrinsic signalling molecules in osteoprogenitors"
  • Laurent Beck (Nantes, France) : "PiT1 and PiT2 in skeleton biology"
  • Graham Williams/Duncan Bassett (London, UK) : "The Origins of Bone and Cartilage Disease Project"
  • Laurence Legeai-Mallet (Paris, France) : "Achondroplasia - new therapy"
  • Francis Berenbaum (Paris, France) : "Osteoarthritis : the Joint-Bone Axis"
  • Reinhold Erben (Vienna, Austria) : "Endocrine and Paracrine actions of FGF23"
  • Nicola C. Partridge (New York, USA) : "Recent aspects of PTH biology"
  • Franck Oury (Paris, France) : "Osteocalcin and skeletal formation"