On behalf of the Polish Biochemical Society (PTBioch) we are pleased to invite you to the XXIIIrd FECTS Meeting in Katowice from 25th – 29th of August, 2012.

We give also a warm welcome to our non European colleagues.

At the meeting the most recent data from all aspects of basic and applied extracellular matrix research shall be shown.
It will foster the scientific exchange between junior and senior scientists and will give opportunities for a lively discussion between researchers from academic and industrial institutions.

We encourage especially young researchers and scientists at the beginning of their career to participate      in this meeting.

We are convinced you will enjoy the scientific discussions in the exciting fast changing environment               of post-industrial Silesia region of Poland in Katowice.


We are looking forward to seeing you in Silesia!


On behalf of the organizing committee Aleksander L. Sieron