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2nd International CAM conference

2nd International CAM conference

The Chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) model is a robust and cost effective alternative in vivo system. It has an enormous potential of applications, exemplarily it can serve as a bioreactor for culturing tumor cells, be a system for safety testing of novel therapeutic compounds or for studying damaging effects of biomaterials or for imaging purposes etc.

05. Februar 2024 08.00 Uhr
06. Februar 2024 17.00 Uhr

Bohlenplatz 1
91054 Erlangen

Motivated by the big success of the first online International CAM conference in February 2022 with more than 350 participants of 36 countries we will meet for the follow-up conference in Erlangen. Here we will have the unique possibility to exchange our knowledge, to find new collaboration partners and finally to reach a higher standardization and acceptance of the CAM model.

You can expect an exciting and highly informative conference targeting all different aspects of the CAM in vivo model.

We are looking for meeting you in Erlangen, a cosmopolitan city in the heart of Bavaria, Germany.

Prof. Regine Schneider-Stock
on behalf of the committee

Conference Website

Plenary sessions and major topics

Plenary sessions and major topics will be:

  • Angiogenesis
  • Cancer research
  • Imaging
  • Biomaterials
  • Drug testing
  • Ex ovo


  • Prof. Guojun Sheng, Kumamoto University, Japan
    Prof. Sheng uses the avian animal model and studies cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating cell fate changes during early embryonic development.
    His research focuses on the epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition (EMT) process during mesoderm and early cardiovascular/hematopoietic system formation.


Registration fee for Monday & Tuesday:
16. Aug. - 15. Sep. 2023: Early Bird 100,00 EUR
16. Sep. - 10. Jan. 2024: Regular 140,00 EUR

Additional we offer a "Get together" on Monday evening for 20,00 EUR with food and drinks.

Please click on the following link, if you are interested in participating the conference:



Please note, that the abstract deadline is on 1. November 2023.
Oral presentations and posters are welcome. Abstracts will be available on a conference USB stick.

All details and template you will get after your registration.


We are happy to have our conference in the beautiful Kreuz+Quer.

Address: Kreuz+Quer, Bohlenplatz 1, 91054 Erlangen, Germany




We made pre reservations for our participants. Please use the code "CAM CON" for booking your accomodation to get the reduced price.
The reservation with code is possible by phone or by e-mail.

Quality Hotel Erlangen
Bayreuther Strasse 53, 91054 Erlangen
Phone: +49 9131 8760
Homepage: https://www.choicehotels.com/de-de/germany/erlangen/quality-inn-hotels

Zeitwohnhaus Suite-Hotel + Serviced Apartments
Luitpoldstraße 10, 91054 Erlangen
Phone: +49 9131 5303940
Homepage: https://www.zeitwohnhaus.de/


If you want to support our work, please contact our organization team.

So far we have to thank the following sponsors:

  • inovotion
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
100 EUR (early bird); 140 EUR (regular)