Welcome to the 59th ICBL conference in Helsinki, Finland

Welcome to the 59th ICBL conference in Helsinki on September 4-7, 2018, titled ’Lipid Fluxes and Metabolism – From Fundamental Mechanisms to Human Disease’. At this meeting leading specialists, covering the field of lipid biology from intracellular lipid transport and metabolism to the roles of lipids in inflammation and as biomarkers for human health and disease, will gather together. Our aim is to generate a uniquely stimulating scientific event that opens new perspectives to the fundamental functional roles of lipids and their disturbances in human physiology and disease. The venue and the conference hotels at the heart of Helsinki will provide the delegates an excellent opportunity to enjoy the beautiful city by the Baltic sea.