LYSOCIL Winter Retreat 2021
January 20-22, 2021 @Zoom
The LYSOCIL Winter Retreat was held from January 20 to 21, 2021 through Zoom platform. This event was dedicated to Molecular mechanisms of disease, New therapies and Challenges in translational research. It had the participation of international renown experts such as: Gregory Pazour from the University of Massachusetts, Emily Eden from UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, Frances Platt from the University of Oxford, Verena Mummert from Ethris GmbH, Heymut Omran from Münster University and Pete Coffey from the University College London. This event had 55 attendees per day with fruitful discussions towards the latest discoveries in these themes. Internal parallel sessions also took place especially dedicated to the methods to analyse lysosomes and to the lysosome, cilia and autophagy connection. The LYSOCIL External Advisory Board (EAB) also gathered for its annual meeting to access and advice on the successful project´s implementation.