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13th annual SSCN meeting, September 5, 2017 in Lausanne, Switzerland


List of speakers

(All sessions will be held in Auditoire César Roux, CHUV)


Oliver Brüstle, University, Bonn, Germany.

Stefano Piccolo, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.

Brigit Galliot, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland.

Olaia Naveiras, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Timm Schröder, ETH Zürich, Outstation Basel, Basel Switzerland,

Johan Auwerx, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland

Samia Hurst, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland –

Ivan Martin, University of Basel, Basel Switzerland,

Gerald Schwank, ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Bernd Bodenmiller, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

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