14th Zinc-Net/Zinc-UK Meeting

General information
This summer’s Zinc‐Net meeting will be held at Anglia Ruskin University on the 18th January 2019. The meeting aims to bring together all those who are interested in the role of zinc in biology. It will run from 9 am to 6 pm and will be followed by a wine and cheese reception (6 pm – 7 pm). There will be oral and poster presentations on any subject related to zinc. As usual, we strongly encourage students to participate.

The Venue
The meeting will be held at:
Anglia Ruskin University
Cambridge Campus
Coslett building,
East Road,
CB1 1PT. UK.

Registration and abstract submission
Registration will be through the online payment website.
The attendance fee is £30 (£15 for students) Registration online at https://store.anglia.ac.uk/conferences-and-events/conferences-events/conference-events/zincnet-meeting

Abstract Submission
If you wish to present research data, email the following information to nicholas.pugh@anglia.ac.uk
1) Title of your research
2) Preference for Oral or Poster presentation
Abstract Deadline: 26th November 2018

If there are any issues, please feel free to contact Nick Pugh (nicholas.pugh@anglia.ac.uk, +44 845 1962661).

London Metallomics Consortium Inaugural Meeting

The Inaugural Meeting of London Metallomics Consortium will take place in Franklin Wilkins Bldg, Lecture Theatre B5 (London) on 29th June 2018, 2-5 pm



John Viles, QMU (Amyloid β assembly and metal ions in Alzheimer’s disease)

Phil Blower, KCL (PET metallomics: in vivo imaging of trace metal trafficking with radioisotopes)

Guy Rutter, IC (Zinc in pancreatic islet biology and diabetes)

Po-Wah So, KCL (Iron in the ageing brain)

Ian Mudway, KCL (Non-occupational exposures to inhaled metals: Do they matter?)

Maciej Garbowski, UCL (Non-transferrin bound iron – methodological challenges and future perspectives)

Paul Sharp, KCL (Assessing mineral bioavailability from plant-based foods)