Molecular Basis of the Immune Response January 11-13 , 1988 Vista International Hotel , N e w York City
The conference will focus on the organization of genes coding for immunoglob- ulin, antigen receptor of T ceils, maior histocompaibiiity antigens and |ympho- kines, ~s well as on molecular mechanisms of the immune responses. Molecular mechanisms responsible for autoimmune diseases, HLA-asuxiated diseases, and acquired immune deficiency syndrome will also be discussed.
The conference chairs are Constamin A. Bona, M.D., Ph.D., Mount Sinai school of Medicine, New York, HY and Malcolm Gefter, Ph.D., Mas~chusetgs Institute of Technology, Cambridge, HA.
There will be a contributed poster session in connection with this conference. The deadline for submission of absmacts is Sepeember 15, 1987. Abstrots of 200 words, or less, may b sent to: Constandn A. Bona, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY 10029.
For further information, please coL~ct: Conference Dep~mmm, The New York Academy of Sciences, 2 East 63rd SLeet, New York, NY 10021, Tele- phone: (212) 838-0230. ~,-
"Sponsored by The New York Academy of Sciences (an |ntemadonal Oig~.lizg~ion).
XXII Congress of the International Society of Hematology
August 2 8 - S e p t e m b e r 2, 1988 M/Inn, Italy
The scientific program will include lectures by Nobel Laureates and distinguished hematologists, plenty sessions with guest speakers, workshops, round tables, and the presentation of submitted lmpers.
The main topics of the Congress will cover the latest advances in b~ic research as well as clinical problems concerning hematologic diseases from the diagnostic, therapeutic, and research standpoints.
For further information please contact the Organizing Secret~at: ISH 88, Fond~inne Giovanni Lorenzlni, Via Monte Napoleone, 23, 20121 Mihn, italy. Tel.: (02) 702.267 and 783.868. Cable: LORENZFOUND.
Presldem: Prof. E. Po~, Milan, kaly.