Preliminary Program


Under construction:

Will be updated after receiving the abstracts, with additonal oral communications, and adjusting size and number of sessions.

Friday, May 12, 2023

08:00 - 09:00

Registration & Documentation

Foyer do Salão Nobre FFUP

  • Collect your documentation & Mount your Poster

09:00 - 10h30

Session I

Salão Nobre FFUP


Welcome address

+ Opening Lecture

Mike Murphy

MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, University of Cambridge, UK

Talk: Mitochondrial superoxide in ischemia-reperfusion injury

Oral communications selected from Abstracts

10h30 - 11h30

Coffee-Break + Posters

Salão Nobre FFUP

11h30 - 13h00

Session II

Salão Nobre FFUP

Laura Greaves

Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research, UK

Talk: Mitochondrial DNA mutations in ageing and cancer – what’s the connection?


Oral communications selected from Abstracts

13h00 - 14h30

Lunch, Posters & Networking


14h30 - 16h00

Session III

Salão Nobre FFUP

Jim Stewart

Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research, UK

Talk: Mitochondrial disease heterogeneity: Contrasting phenotypes in two mouse models with mt-tRNA-Ala mutations

Oral communications selected from Abstracts

16h00 - 17h00

Coffee-Break + Posters


17h00 - 18h30

Session IV

Salão Nobre FFUP

Vanessa Morais

iMM - Institute of Molecular Medicine, PT

Oral communications selected from Abstracts

18h30

Porto Wine


Saturday, May 13, 2023

09:00 - 10h30

Session V

Salão Nobre FFUP

Andrea Irazoki

Dep. Biomedical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, DK

Talk: Mitochondrial dynamics as a hub in the control of muscle inflammation

Oral communications selected from Abstracts

10h30 - 11h30

Coffee-Break + Posters


11h30 - 12h15

Session VI

Salão Nobre FFUP

Michael Duchen

UCL Consortium for Mitochondrial Research, UK

Talk: Defective autophagy masquerading as mitochondrial disease

12h15

Poster Awards

+ Closing Session