BMS-UKCAS Meeting 2017

We are delighted to invite you to attend our 29th UK Cell Adhesion Society Meeting in association with The British Microcirculation Society (BMS)

Our annual  meeting will take place on the 3rd & 4th of April 2017 at the University of Birmingham.

The meeting will be themed around ‘The Many Facets of Vascular Inflammation.’


Six internationally recognised speakers will be invited to discuss their recent work on subjects that are of interest to members of both Societies including research on adhesion molecules, angiogenesis, tumour microcirculation, lymphatics, leukocyte trafficking etc.


Professor Jan Nilsson, University of Lund
Atheroprotective immune responses in modulating inflammation and coronary events


Professor Britta Engelhardt, University of Bern
Immune cell trafficking across the blood brain barrier


Dr Joseph Skitzki, Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Imaging tumour angiogenesis intravitally in patients


Dr Mathieu-Benoit Voisin, William Harvey Institute
Inflammation and lymphatics


Professor Yvonne Alexander, Manchester Metropolitan
Endothelial cell progenitors and microvesicles in microvascular function


Professor Paul Kubes, University of Calgary 
Visualizing the roles of immune cells during inflammation, infection and tissue injury


These talks will be in addition to a number of oral and poster communications selected from submitted abstracts.

key dates:

Abstract submission extended to:  6th February 2017 (please click here).

Early bird Registration: 24th February 2017 (please click here).

Latest registration date: 27th March 2017

more info:

Full program for the meeting will be announced soon.

Info about the location(please click here).


You can download the flyer here: UKCAS-BMS 2017_Flyer

We are all looking forward to seeing you!


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