Connection of TD 1002 to other COST Actions

COST Action TD 1002 collaborates with:

COST Action TD1204 Modelling Nanomaterial Toxicity  (MODENA)


COST action TD0906

XVIII School of Pure and Applied Biophysics

Venice, ‐ Campo Santo Stefano, January 27th‐31th, 2014

Information about the School

Nanomechanics in biomolecular adhesion

The school is jointly organized with COST action TD0906, Biological adhesives, from biology to biomimetics.

any relevant information can be found online at:

Please download the flyer



COST Action BM 1002

Last message from BM 1002 Chair

Dear Colleague,

It is our pleasure to announce the 8th edition of the European Conference on Intermediate filaments in Health and Disease, which will be held September 18-21 (2013) in conference hotel CASA400 in Amsterdam.

This meeting is organized by the European Society for Intermediate Filament Biology (ESIFB) and is a joined NANONET COST meeting.


Registration is now open at

Early bird registration (before June 10) will be €300 for the conference including all meals and the social event.


Hotel rooms can be booked at reduced prices in CASA400 (rate is including breakfast and excluding 5,5% city tax) => see form website.

o Double Room (single use) for a rate of €129,- per room per night.

o Double Room (double use) for a rate of €139,- per room per night.

o Triple Room (triple use) for a rate of €169,- per room per night (Subject to availability).


Travel grants

There are travel grants available for 15 young researchers (PhD Students & post-docs). These will be selected from the submitted abstracts. Abstracts can be submitted to Mrs. Tini Eikelboomt.eikelboom@nin.knaw.nldeadline June 10.

We are looking forward to an informal meeting with exciting and stimulating scientific discussions.

With kind regards on behalf of the organizing committee,

Gijsje Koenderink, Peter van Tintelen, Arnoud Sonnenberg and Elly Hol


Elly M. Hol, PhD

Professor of Biology of Glia and Neural Stem Cells

Chair NANONET - COST Action BM1002

Group leader ´Astrocyte Biology & Neurodegeneration´

Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience

Meibergdreef 47, 1105 BA Amsterdam, The Netherlands | Hol Group



* COST Action TD1206


* COST Action TD 0906

Biological adhesives: from biology to biomimetics,  Chair of the Action: Dr Patrick FLAMMANG (BE)


* COST Action BM 0903

Skin Barrier and Atopic Diseases (SKINBAD)  Chair of the Action: Dr Sanja KEZIC (NL)