Frontiers in Cardiovascular Biology 2016




The Frontiers in CardioVascular Biology meetings are increasingly considered as one of the most relevant exchange platforms for basic and translational cardiovascular biology. Our Programme is designed to be cross-disciplinary, both between and within sessions, to emphasise underlying scientific developments important to cardiovascular biology.

Focus On

FCVB 2016 is a collaboration of :

  • ESC Working Groups: Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology - Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology - Cellular Biology of the Heart - Coronary
    Pathophysiology and Microcirculation - Development, Anatomy and Pathology - Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases - Myocardial Function - Thrombosis
  • Sister Societies: European Vascular Biology Organisation - International Society for Heart Research European Section - European Council for
    Cardiovascular Research - European Society for Microcirculation - European Atherosclerosis Society

Main Topics

Developmental biology

Genetics, Epigenetics and Genomics
Growth/death, Regeneration and Stem cells
Ion channels and electrophysiology
Excitation-contraction coupling, Cardiomyopathy
Metabolism, Oxygen, Ischaemia and Protection
Circulation, Vascular biology
Lipids, Atherosclerosis
Integrative mechanisms, Novel diagnostic and Therapeutic approaches


Start date
Friday, July 8, 2016
End date
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Palazzo Dei Congressi
Piazza Adua, 1
50123 Florence
43° 46' 40.944" N, 11° 14' 58.7184" E

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