Convener: Richard Newcomb
Plenary speaker for 2013: Nobel Laureate Susumu Tonegawa
Picower Professor of Biology and Neuroscience
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Director, RIKEN-MIT Center for Neural Circuit Genetics
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1987 was awarded to Susumu Tonegawa "for his discovery of the genetic principle for generation of antibody diversity". In more recent years his research has focused on learning and memory.
Memory and Learning
Advances in Structural Biology
Genomics and Genomic selection
New Insights into G Protein-Coupled Receptors
Other Speakers Paul Insel (UC San Diego) Patrick Sexton (Monash University) Daniel Scott (Howard Florey) Gerald Tannock (University of Otago) Peter Visscher (University of Queensland) Andrew Homes (University of Sydney) Thomas Huber (Australian National University) Joanna Williams (University of Otago) Johanna Montgomery (University of Auckland) David Bilkey (University of Otago) Wayne Young (AgResearch) Shaun Lott (University of Auckland)
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