1st meeting of the France-BioImaging Mechanobiology WG

1st meeting of the France-BioImaging Mechanobiology WG

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The first meeting of the FBI Mechanobiology WG will take place on the 2 and 3 of December 2024 at the Centre for Integrative Biology ( in Toulouse..

The programme will include a seminar by Matthieu Piel (Institut Curie/Institut Pierre Gilles de Gennes), presentations by participants and practical mechanobiology workshops (a choice of 3 workshops from a dozen: optical tweezers, bioprinting, microfluidics, AFM, Brillouin, finite element modelling, mechanical confinement, force measurements, etc.).

Registration is free, but places are limited and priority will be given to contributors whose abstracts have been selected.

The choice of workshops will be made at a later stage.

Preliminary Programme:

Monday, December 2nd

1pm: Welcome and seminar by Matthieu Piel

2-6pm: workshops

6pm: poster session and buffet

Tuesday, December 3rd

9am-12pm: presentations by participants (and coffee break)

12pm: buffet

1.30-4pm: workshops

Call for abstracts

  • Oral presentations: If you are selected for an oral presentation, you will have 15 minutes, including discussion (12 minutes presentation + 3 minutes Q&A).
  • Posters: If you are selected to present a poster, you will present your work at the dedicated poster session on December 2nd, afternoon.

Selected contributors will be notified at the end of September.

Registration/Abstract submission form

Journées GT FBI Mécanobiologie 2024

Personal information

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Scientific contribution

You are invited to present news, innovations or any achievements related to Mechanobiology.

Maximum file size: 104.86MB

Please submit abstract here (.pdf).
By submitting this form entry, I acknowledge that:
– If my submission is accepted, I am to effectively present the day of the meeting, and will let the organizers know of any emergency preventing me to do so;
– For FBI members, please get in touch with your node to organize your visit. As for external speakers, you will be directly contacted by the Toulouse node.
– I consent to be photographed during the meeting, and for the pictures to be used in future France-BioImaging communications.