2020 Triangle Zebrafish Symposium



Effective immediately and until further notice, NC State is prohibiting on-campus events, meetings and gatherings of more than 100 people. As such, the Triangle Zebrafish Symposium scheduled for April 7, 2020 has been cancelled.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and have no plans to reschedule.

NC State is closely monitoring the situation and has a comprehensive resource site with information and updates about coronavirus (COVID-19): https://www.ncsu.edu/coronavirus/

The 2020 Triangle Zebrafish Symposium is scheduled for Tuesday, April 7th at the IEI Duke Energy Hall in the James B. Hunt Jr. Library on NC State University’s Centennial Campus. The symposium schedule will be  8 AM to 6 PM, with a full day of talks, posters, exhibitors and zebrafish.

Registration is required to attend the Triangle Zebrafish Symposium. There is no fee to register. The registration portal is open .

In order to submit an abstract you must first register for the symposium

Meeting participants are invited to submit an abstract for the poster portion of the symposium and for consideration for an oral presentation. All oral presentations will be selected from submitted abstracts.

Abstracts should be single-spaced and contain a maximum of 250 words. They must be saved as a Word document, using 12 point New Times Roman font or similar with 1” margins (left, right, bottom, top).
Abstracts should include the following information at the top: Title (all uppercase letters), names of authors with the name of presenter underlined, and affiliation of authors. Example of title, author list and author affiliation format:
Finneas Clip1, Danny Oh2, River Fish3
1. Department of Biological Sciences, NC State University, Raleigh, NC, 2. Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University, Durham, NC, 3. Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Abstracts should provide clear data and validated conclusions. They should consist of an introduction that presents the background of the study, a brief description of the methods employed, a summary of the results, and a statement of the conclusions.
Abstracts can be submitted starting in January through February 28, 2020.

8:00am - 9:00amRegistration, light breakfast, poster set up
9:00am - 10:00am Session I
10:00am - 11:00am Session II
11:00am - 11:30am Break
11:30am - 12:30pmKeynote presentation:
Fishing for regulators of intestinal lipid flux into lipoproteins and lipid droplets using zebrafish
Steven A. Farber, Ph.D.
12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 2:30pm Session III
2:30pm - 3:30pm Session IV
3:30pm - 5:00pm Poster session
5:00pm - 6:00pm Tecniplast Social Hour



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Is your organization interested in participating in or sponsoring this symposium? Please contact Jeff Yoder at jeff_yoder@ncsu.edu for details.


Parking and location information can be found here