Trans-NIH S.pombe Initiative
Courses & Scientific Meetings

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Meetings are announced on PombeNet. The fission yeast community meets every 2 or 3 years, alternating between Europe, Japan, and North America. The last general meeting was June 11-16, 2007 in Copenhagen. The next meeting is tentatively scheduled for Japan.


Satellite (regional) meetings are held in off years. In Summer 2008, the following meetings are scheduled:

arrow Courses:  The Copenhagen group hosts an EMBO course on Molecular Genetics with fission yeast every other year.  See