Hyaluronan 2019, the 12th International Conference on Hyaluronan, was hugely enjoyable and a great success. The event was held between June 9th and 13th at the Hilton Hotel, Cardiff, Wales and was sponsored by ISHAS.
Tom Wight was honoured at the opening of the meeting and received the Rooster Award for his outstanding work in the field of Atherosclerosis.
The Conference consisted of 3 Keynote presentations from Tony Day, Cathy Merry and Laura Nagy, covering the current state of the art in HA protein interactions, cell/matrix interactions, and HA in liver disease. There was a total of 10 scientific and 3 poster sessions. View "Book of Abstracts" below.
The Conference Dinner was held at Caldicot Castle, 20 miles outside Cardiff. Delegates were welcomed by a fanfare from medieval heralds before trying their skills at archery, skittles and country dancing. View photo gallery below.
Download the HA 2019 "Book of Abstracts" PDF.