6th Meeting of the Slovenian Biochemical Society

with international participation

Lipica, Slovenia
September 21 - 25, 2005

LATEST NEWS Major events at the meeting through photographs: page 1, page 2, page 3 (September 27)

List of posters by session: Session 1 (Thursday, Sept. 23) / Session 2 (Friday, Sept. 24) (September 16)
Suggested poster dimensions are 90 cm wide by 100 cm high (although up to 120 cm would still fit the poster mount). (September 15)

Late registrations are only possible on site.
(September 6)

Final conference programme is now available in PDF format. (August 30)

Please register for the meeting by filling the registration form.

Registration fee was 25.000 SIT (approx. 105 EUR). Undergraduate students will have free access to all lectures (a valid proof of student status will be requested)More -->


The 6th SBS Meeting will be organized in Lipica, the birthplace of the the white horses. Located in the Karst region it is a pleasant place to visit and a perfect point for explorations of South-West Slovenia and nearby Italian Friuli-Venezia-Giulia region. Visit karst caves, taste the local dry ham and teran wine, enjoy your time and widen your biochemical horizons at Lipica in   September!

On this homepage, we will continue to present news on the 6th Meeting. For any questions, you can contact the president of the organising committee, Dr. Marinka Drobnic Kosorok (see the address below) or other members of the organising committee.

Both 1st announcement (PDF, 1.4 MB) and 2nd announcement (PDF, 0.9 MB) are still available for downloading from the Web.

Sections: Protein Structure, Protein Function and Regulation, Functional Genomics, Signal Transduction, Biotechnology, Molecular Basis of Disease.
Round-Table Discussion: Teaching Biochemistry.
General assembly of the SBS will be organized as well.

Opening lecture presenter: Daan Crommelin (NL)
Closing lecture presenter: Urs A. Meyer (CH)
Invited speakers:
Francisco E. Baralle (IT), Borut Božič (SI), Tigran V. Chalikian (CA), Tanja Čufer (SI), John B. Harris (UK), Simon Horvat (SI), Ciro Isidoro (IT), Jaak Jarv (EE), Roman Jerala (SI), Saša Jenko Kokalj (SI), Radovan Komel (SI), Achim Krueger (DE), Tamara Lah (SI), David W. Lawlor (UK), Jan Lowe (UK), Gregor Majdič (SI), Viktor Menart (SI), Kieth L. Parker (US), Ana Plemenitaš (SI), Jože Pungerčar (SI), Maja Ravnikar (SI), Damjana Rozman (SI), Mauro della Serra (IT), Masaru Tomita (JP), Boris Turk (SI), Blaž Zupan (SI).

In addition to invited lectures, a number of short lectures will be presented. Speakers will be selected based on their abstracts (please indicate in your registration form you wish to present a poster OR short lecture). Selected authors will be notified by August 25.

There will be two poster sessions at the meeting. Posters will thus be displayed 2 days each. Best posters will be awarded.

You can register by sending your filled registration form by either fax (+386 1 283 2243) or E-mail (as attached Word document) to
mdk@vf.uni-lj.si. Registration deadline was June 15.

Registration fee for all participants is 25.000 SIT (approx. 105 EUR). It includes access to all scientific sessions, to the get-together on the first day and to the conference dinner on the last evening of the meeting. Undergraduate students have free access to all lectures (a valid proof of student status will be requested).
Registration fee payment deadline is August 1.
Please defray your registration fee by bank transfer to Nova Ljubljanska Banka account Nr. 02018 0018841921 (beneficiary is Slovenian Biochemical Society), notification "SBD6". Please include all names of participants if payment is for more than one person at a time.
Important only for payments from abroad:
IBAN code: SI56020180018841921
Abstracts should be prepared on a single A4 page with 3 cm margins (print area 15 x 24 cm). The preferred font size for the whole text including title, authors etc. is 12 (Times Roman is recommended).

Your abstract should include:
  •  Title of your work, followed by 1 blank line
  •  Authors, followed by 1 blank line
  •  Affiliation(s) and address(es), followed by 2 blank lines
  •  The body of your abstract (text can be subdivided into several paragraphs with blank lines in-between)
  •  References (only a few and when really required) and Acknowledgements are optional
Abstracts with unproper formatting will be reformatted by the editors without prior notice.

Please submit your abstract by E-mail as attached DOC file to: mdk@vf.uni-lj.si by June 15.

Organising committee: Marinka Drobnič Košorok (president), Nina Cimerman (secretary), Darja Barlič Maganja (treasurer), Sabina Berne, Marko Dolinar, Samo Kreft, Alenka Nemec, Aleš Premzl, Petra Zrimšek.

Scientific committee is headed by Janko Kos. Members are: Peter Dovč, Marinka Drobnič Košorok, Roman Jerala, Radovan Komel, Igor Križaj, Tamara Lah, Jana Lukač Bajalo, Peter Maček, Gregor Majdič, Ana Plemenitaš, Nataša Poklar Ulrih, Metka Renko, Damjana Rozman, Borut Štrukelj, Boris Turk, Dušan Turk, Vito Turk, Uroš Urleb, Matjaž Zorko.

Practical information for participants from abroad:

The meeting will start on Wednesday, September 21, 2005. The last day of the scientific programme will be Saturday, September 24, 2005 with sessions lasting until the evening.

Distance from Ljubljana airport is approx. 110 km, from Trieste airport approx. 50 km. Nearest railway station is Sezana (approx. 5 km).

There are two hotels at Lipica, the Klub Hotel (3*) and Maestoso Hotel (3*) which are reasonably comfortable and moderately priced.

For your information, here is a link to the programme of the last previous meeting, organized in 2003 in Ljubljana.

Address of the Organising Committee:

Prof. Marinka Drobnic Kosorok
president of the organising committee
University of Ljubljana
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Gerbiceva 60
SI-1000 Ljubljana

phone: +386 1 477 9133
fax: +386 1 283 2243
E-mail: mdk@vf.uni-lj.si

The 6th Meeting of the Slovenian Biochemical Society is sponsored by University of Ljubljana Faculties of Pharmacy and of Veterinary Medicine.

BiaSep The 6th SBD Meeting is also sponsored by BIA Separations and Majbert d.o.o. Majbert

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A basic page in Slovenian language is also available.

Maintained by Marko Dolinar.