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Castelldefels, 28-29 March 2019: VII Spanish Worm Meeting (SWM)

The VII Spanish Worm Meeting (SWM) will take place in Castelldefels (Barcelona), on March 28-29, 2019. Anna Laromaine, from the ICMAB-CSIC, is one of the organizers of this year's meeting. 

This meeting is a biennial gathering of the scientific community working with C. elegans, with special focus on laboratories located in Spain or Spanish scientists working abroad. Deadline for abstracts submission is February 19, 2019.

02 January 2019

worm meeting 2019

The first SWM was hold in Valencia 14 years ago, now we are glad to be in Barcelona to celebrate the seventh edition! We intend to create an atmosphere of scientific discussion, networking opportunities and to have fun with our friends.

The meeting will cover a wide range of topics including, development, neurobiology, aging and disease, metabolism as well as new technologies applied to C.elegansThe meeting is hold in English and everyone is welcomed. 

The preliminary programme is now available here, and register here.

The final programme can be consulted here!


Important Dates:

  • Deadline for Abstract Submission: February 19, 2019
  • Deadline for Registration: February 19, 2019
  • Conference: March 28-29, 2019


ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences

Mediterranean Technology Park
Av. Carl Friedrich Gauss, 3
08860 Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain

CRG – Centre for Genomic Regulation

C/ Dr. Aiguader, 88
PRBB Building
08003 Barcelona, Spain


  • Hotel SB BCN Events
    Ronda de Can Rabadà 22-24
    08860 Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
    Tel. +34 936 646 230This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Hotel Canal Olimpic
    C/ Ginesta, 13
    08860 Castelldefels (Barcelona), Spain
    Tel. +34 93 636 06 08This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

More information:

Please visit the meeting website: 

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