Asian Conference on Fish Models for Infectious Diseases
August  22 – 25, 2022
Borobudur          Yogyakarta         Indonesia

Tentative Program

Zebrafish Conference Fish Models Conference

Day 1: August 22, 2022

Morning session:

Emerging technologies for disease studies in fish:

• Genetics and genomics
• Toxicology
• Pharmacology
• Epigenetics
• Circadian rhythm
• Behavior

Afternoon session:

General fish technologies:

• Zebrafish
• Medaka
• Other fish species and alternative simple vertebrate models

Zebrafish Conference Fish Models Conference

Day 2: August 23, 2022

Morning session:

General fish models for infectious diseases and immunometabolism: 

• Type II diabetes
• Bacterial disease
• Fungal disease
• Viral disease


Afternoon session:

Fish models for tropical diseases:

• Tuberculosis
• Other mycobacterial diseases (e.g. leprosy)
• Other models for tropical diseases: (e.g. trypanosoma, malaria)

Zebrafish Conference Fish Models Conference

Day 3: August 24, 2022

Morning and Afternoon session:

Fish diseases

Other diseases that are linked to infection and immunometabolism:

• Cancer
• Disturbance of the microbiome
• Colitis
• Neuronal diseases
• Regenerative diseases
• Autoimmunity

Education and outreach

Zebrafish Conference Fish Models Conference

Day 4: August 25, 2022

Morning Electable program (optional):

• Day tour to Borobudur and Prambanan temples

• Visit to the Merapi Volcano

•Visit to the Gadjah Mada – Leiden Zebrafish Training and Research
  Facility