Single Biomolecules
October 23 - 26, 2024
Abstract Deadline: August 2, 2024


Xavier Darzacq, University of California, Berkeley
Daniel Larson, National Cancer Institute
Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz,
HHMI Janelia Research Campus

You are cordially invited to participate in the third Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory meeting on Single Biomolecules. The opening session will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23 and the meeting will end after lunch on Saturday, October 26, 2024. As currently planned, the program will have six sessions devoted to oral presentations, together with one poster session for presentations that cannot be accommodated in the formal sessions. Selection of talks for the oral sessions will be made by the organizers in conjunction with the session chairpersons, from the submitted abstracts.

  •     Imaging Interfaces
  •     Imaging in the Cytoplasm
  •     Imaging in the Nucleus I
  •     Super-resolution Imaging Approaches and Applications
  •     Development
  •     Cytoskeleton
  •     Imaging in the Nucleus II
  •     RNA Stress Granules and mRNA Trafficking

Invited Speakers:
Alistair Boettiger, Stanford University
Polly Fordyce, Stanford University
Klaus Hahn, University of North Carolina
Stefan Jakobs, Max Planck Institute, University of Gottingen, Germany
Melike Lakadamyali, University of Pennsylvania
Luke Lavis, Janelia Research Campus, HHMI
Wes Legant, University of North Carolina
Tineke Lenstra, The Netherlands National Cancer Institute
Shalini Low-Nam, Purdue University
Mustafa Mir, University of Pennsylvania
Jonas Ries, European Molecular Biology Laboratory
David Solecki, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Tim Stasevich,
Colorado State University
Gokul Upadhyayula, University of California, Berkeley
Sarah Veatch, University of Michigan
Bin Wu, Johns Hopkins University 
Jie Xiao, Johns Hopkins University 

Abstracts should contain only new and unpublished material and must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of material for oral and poster presentations will be made by the organizers and individual session chairs. Status (talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our website as soon as decisions have been made by the organizers.

We hope that you or a member of your laboratory will be able to participate. In addition, please bring this announcement to the attention of any other interested parties. We look forward to seeing you at Cold Spring Harbor in September.

All questions pertaining to registration, fees, housing, meals, transportation, visas, abstract submission, or any other matters should be directed to Jessica Palma.

Social Media: The designated hashtag for this meeting is #cshlsingmol. Note that you must obtain permission from an individual presenter before live-tweeting or discussing his/her talk, poster, or research results on social media. Click the Policies tab above to see our full Confidentiality & Reporting Policy.

In Person Pricing:

Academic Private Room/Private Bath Package: $ 1415 (Subject to Availability)
Academic Private Room/Shared Bath Package: $1330
Academic Shared Room Package: $1220
Academic No-Housing Package: $930
Student Package*: $1125
Student No-Housing Package: $835
Corporate Private Room/Private Bath Package: $1825
Corporate No-Housing Package: $1340

*Student Housing is default double occupancy. Please enquire about availability and fees to upgrade to private room.

NOTE: We cannot guarantee housing will be on campus

Room packages close 2 weeks before the meeting start date

Rules for Virtual Participation: Virtual participation will include access to the oral sessions via Zoom, access to the digital poster sessions and access to the Slack discussion channel, and the Leading Strand video archive.

Presenters: Individuals submitting abstracts and facing financial barriers should first request financial aid (see above). Permission to present your talk or poster virtually will be given only in exceptional circumstances and on a case-by-case basis. If you think you are eligible for an exemption from the requirement to present in person, please provide a justification in writing via email to Jessica Palma.

Non-presenting participants: We plan to broaden access to the conference by allowing certain categories of non-presenting participants to attend virtually at reduced fees. Categories include: 
1. Individuals from low & middle-income countries; 
2. Individuals from non-LMIC countries in Asia, Australasia, Africa or South America; 
3. Individuals from US & Canadian minority-serving institutions; 
4. Individuals with a demonstrable financial barrier; 
5. Individuals with family obligations or other special circumstances. 
For categories 4 & 5 above, please provide a justification via email to Jessica Palma

Virtual Fees:
Academic Virtual Package: $295
Grad Student Virtual Package: $175

Corporate Virtual Package: $435

Late Fee (Registrations submitted after 5:00 p.m. ET on October 17, 2024)
Late Academic Virtual Package: $395
Late Student Virtual Package: $275
Late Corporate Virtual Package: $535