Asian Conference on Fish Models for Diseases
January 30 – February 2, 2023
Borobudur          Yogyakarta         Indonesia

Abstract Topics

The conference is organized around the following main topics:

  • Disease models
  • Tuberculosis
  • Type II Diabetes
  • Other mycobacterial diseases (e.g. leprosy)
  • Bacterial disease
  • Fungal disease
  • Viral disease
  • Other models for tropical diseases: (e.g. trypanosoma, malaria)
  • Other diseases that are linked to infection and immunometabolism, like Cancer, disturbance of the microbiome, Colitis, Neuronal diseases, Regenerative diseases and autoimmunity
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Toxicology
  • Pharmacology
  • Epigenetics
  • Circadian Rhythm
  • Behavior
  • Cell signaling
  • Zebrafish, Medaka and other fish species
  • Alternative simple vertebrate models
  • Emerging technologies
  • Genomic Resources
  • Morphogenesis and organogenesis
  • Epigenetics
  • Cell signaling
  • Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery
  • Toxicology
  • Emerging technologies
  • Education and Outreach 
  • Other *

* Proposals for additional Sessions are welcome. Please indicate your preference.

Instructions for Abstracts


Three options for abstract submissions are available:
1. Submit a Speaker abstract (deadline October 15, 2022) Extended;
2. Submit a Poster abstract (deadline November 8, 2022);
3. Submit a Flash Poster Presentation abstract (deadline November 8, 2022).

The abstract must represent original work and should be as informative as possible. Conclusions must be supported by data. It is the author’s responsibility to submit a correct abstract. Any error in spelling, grammar or scientific fact will be reproduced as typed by the author. Submitted abstracts can be seen, updated or deleted within the whole period of the abstract submission online. Correspondence regarding the abstracts such as confirmation of submission, notification of acceptance or rejection and instructions for presentation will only be sent to the corresponding author. It is their responsibility to forward the information to all co-authors.

1. Speaker Abstract (deadline October 15, 2022)

– Use Times New Roman 12 font throughout the abstract (except for symbols).
– Limit abstract to 1 page in single lane spacing.
– All document margins should be 2.5 cm.
– Justify title and abstract text.
– Title should be in bold.
– Author’s first and middle name initials followed by last name. Use superscript numbers for authors with different affiliations.
– Underline presenting author.
– Please include affiliation and address below authors. Use superscript numbers for additional affiliations.
– References with 2 authors use “and” separating the authors.
– Include first author followed by et al., year of publication, journal abbreviation, volume and pages.

The deadline for Speaker Abstract submission is October 15, 2022.
All Speakers are required to register for the Conference and pay the registration fee!

2. Poster Abstract (deadline November 8, 2022)

In a poster session, there is no formal oral presentation; instead, the author is assigned a display area on which diagrams, graphics, data, pictures/photos, and a small amount of text are presented. The abstract is the summary of what you will be presenting visually.

It is very important that you finish your poster BEFORE you travel to Yogyakarta and that you bring it yourself.
We are not able to print the poster for you!

The deadline for Poster Abstract submission is November 8, 2022.
All Poster presenters are required to register for the Conference and pay the registration fee!

3. Flash Poster Presentation
We cordially invite young researchers for submitting an abstract for a Flash Poster Presentation (5 minutes oral plus poster). Your flash talk puts your research in the spotlight and will stimulate your colleagues to view and discuss your poster.

It is very important that you finish your poster BEFORE you travel to Yogyakarta and that you bring it yourself.
We are not able to print the poster for you!

The deadline for Flash Poster Presentation is November 8, 2022.
All Flash Poster presenters are required to register for the Conference and pay the registration fee

3. Flash Poster Presentation Abstract (deadline November 8, 2022)

We cordially invite young researchers for submitting an abstract for a Flash Poster Presentation (5 minutes oral plus poster). Your flash talk puts your research in the spotlight and will stimulate your colleagues to view and discuss your poster.

It is very important that you finish your poster BEFORE you travel to Yogyakarta and that you bring it yourself.
We are not able to print the poster for you!

The deadline for Flash Poster Presentation is November 8, 2022.
All Flash Poster presenters are required to register for the Conference and pay the registration fee!

Submit Your Speaker-, Poster- or Flash Poster Abstract