Otto Warburg International Summer School and Research Symposium on RNA regulation and non-coding RNA function
August 14th to August 18th, 2017 Shanghai

Scientific Coordinators:

Zefeng Wang and Zhen Shao

CAS-MPG Partner Institute for Computational Biology, Shanghai, China

Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany


This program brings together researchers and PhD students from different backgrounds (including molecular biology, bioinformatics, biological physics, mathematics) to discuss recent advances in RNA regulation and non-coding RNA function in an interactive environment. The program focuses on high-level teaching and topical research seminars.


We invite applications from international PhD students and a limited number of Postdocs. The school language will be English. There will be some slots for participants' contributed talks.


We invite applications from PhD students and Postdocs before the 30th of May,2017 .The registration fee is 4800 RMB (approximately 650 Euro). 2000 RMB for china students who don't need a hotel. The registration fee covers daily meals, accommodation, social events at the school but not travel and other personal expenses.