Viroid-2018: International Conference on Viroids and Viroid-Like RNAs

Place and dates: Valencia (Spain), 5-7 July 2018. Conference venue: IBMCP (joint center by CSIC and Universitat Politècnica de València).

Abstract submission is open (abstract template). Deadline 31 May 2018.

Registration is open (registration form). Deadline 31 May 2018.

Join the Conference Dinner on friday evening (6 July). Accompanying persons can join the dinner at a conference special discount price.

If you prefer to pay by credit card, download, fill and e-mail the authorization form.

The International Council for the study of Viroids and Viroid-like RNAs (ICVd) will be established during Viroid-2018.

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Viroid-2018 confirmed participants:

Detlev Riesner, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany

Robert A. Owens, USDA/ARS, USA

Ricardo Flores, CSIC, Valencia, Spain

Jean-Pierre Perreault, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

Teruo Sano, Hirosaki University, Japan

Peter Palukaitis, Seoul Women's University, Republic of Korea

Gerhard Steger, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany

Ying Wang, Mississippi State University, USA

Mina Tsagris, University of Crete, Greece

Jaroslav Matoušek, Institute of Plant Molecular Biology, Czech Republic

Francesco di Serio, CNR, Bari, Italy

Kriton Kalantidis, IMBB-FoRTH, Heraklion, Greece

Vicente Pallás, CSIC, Valencia, Spain

Georgios Vidalakis, University of California, Riverside, USA

Jernej Jakše, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Gustavo Gómez, CSIC, Valencia, Spain

Beatriz Navarro, CNR, Bari, Italy

Marcos de la Pena, CSIC, Valencia, Spain

Nataša Mehle, National Institute of Biology, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Wenxing Xu, State Key Lab Agricultural Microbiology, Hubei, China

Baev Veselin, University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Mariyana Gozmanova, University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria

David Honys, Inst. Experimental Botany, Prague, Czech Republic

Shifang Li, IPP-CAAS, Beijing, China

Zhixiang Zhang, IPP-CAAS, Beijing, China

Yosuke Matsushita, NARO (NIVFS), Tsukuba, Japan

Ajay Kumar Mishra, Institute of Plant Molecular Biology, Czech Republic

Hana Orsagova, Inst. Supervising Testing Agriculture, Czech Republic

Josef Patzak, Hop Research Inst., Zatec, Czech Republic

Petr Svoboda, Hop Research Inst., Zatec, Czech Republic

Hila Shomin, Danziger-Flower Farm, Israel

Nuria Duran-Vila, Valencia, Spain

Rodolfo De la Torre, UNAM, Mexico

Purificación Lisón, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain

Amine Elleuch, Université de Sfax, Tunisia

José-Antonio Daròs, CSIC, Valencia, Spain

Contact: viroids2018@upv.es