Keystone Symposia on Beige and Brown Fat: Basic Biology and Novel Therapeutics

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website:
Dates: April 17 - 22, 2015
Location: Snowbird, UT , United States
Intended Audience: , ,
Sponsor: Keystone Symposia on Molecular & Cellular Biology
Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Cardiovascular Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism, Endocrine Disruption, Adipose Tissue Appetite and Obestity


This meeting focuses on new pathways controlling brown fat development and thermogenesis. It will delve into the types of brown fat cells, beige, classical brown and others. There is special emphasis on emerging approaches, both biological and chemical, that can manipulate these cells for therapeutic purposes. The meeting should nucleate expanded and more collaborative efforts in both academia and industry to explore this promising research area.

Event Contact

Name: Attendee Services
Phone: 970-262-1230 or 800-253-0685
Fax: 970-262-1525