1. New date: October 27-30, 2021



October 27-30, 2021

joint meeting of the Hungarian Society for Experimental and ClinicalPharmacology (HUPHAR) and the International Union of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (IUPHAR)

International Symposium on Cell/Tissue Injury and Cytoprotection/Organoprotection (ISCTICO),


Scientific information

Preliminary program

27th Oct   28th Oct   29th Oct   30th Oct  
    8:30-9:00 Plenary 2 8:30-9:30 Plenary 3 8:30-9:00 Plenary 4
    9:00-10:30 Session 3
9:00-10:30 Session 7
9:00-10:30 Session 11
    10:30-11:00 Coffee break 10:30-11:00 Coffee break 10:30-11:00 Coffee break
13:00-13:15 Opening ceremony 11:00-12:30 Session 4
11:00-12:30 Session 8
11:00-12:30 Session 12
13:15-13:45 Plenary 1 12:30-13:30 Lunch break 12:20-13:30 Lunch break 12:30-13:30 Lunch break
13:45-15:15 Session 1 13:30-15:00 Session 5
13:30-15:00 Session 9 13:30-14:30 Session 13
15:15-15:45 Coffee break            
15:45-17:15 Session 2 15:00-17:00 Session 6
15:00-16:30 Session 10 14:30-15:30 Session 14
17:15-17:45 Issekutz plenary lecture 17:00-18:00 Poster session 1 16:30-17:30 Poster session 2 15:30-16:00 Award ceremony – Poster awards, Exhibitors’ prizes
              Concluding remarks
18:00-21:00 Visit to the Cathedral, Organ concert, Welcome dinner (included in registration fee) 19:00-22:00 Gala Dinner (optional program) 18:30 bustransfer to Szekszárd  16:00-16.45

HUPHAR Board Meeting

        19:30-23:00 Dinner at Fritz  Winery Szekszárd (optional program)    
          bustransfer to Pécs    


General information:

  • Abstracts can be submitted through the registration site, independent of registration (you can register and upload the abstracts at different times, make sure you save the changes).
  • You can choose from one of the following topics during submission:
    • Novel drugs and therapeutic strategies for cytoprotection
    • Mechanisms of gastrointestinal injury and protection
    • Gut microbiota in health and disease
    • Cyto and organoprotection regulated by endogenous mediators/modulators
    • Mechanisms of drug-induced tissue injury
    • Gas mediators, antioxidants and growth factors in cyto/organoprotection
    • Neuroprotection
    • Neuropetide-mediated protective mechanisms
    • Novel mechanisms and therapeutic targets of malignant cell transformation
    • Ischaemia/reperfusion injury and tissue protection
    • Omics approach and network pharmacology
    • Other
  • Please choose either oral or poster presentation. Participants who wish to have their paper to be chosen for free oral presentation, please choose oral presentation. After abstract submission is closed, you will be informed whether your paper is chosen for oral or poster presentation.

Please format the abstract as follows:

  • Abstract should not exceed 300 words (including main text and support /grants /acknowledgements)
  • Title of the abstract should be in Times New Roman, Bold, 14pt
  • Underline presenting author in bold
  • Authors, affiliations (including city and country), main text should be in Times New Roman, 12pt
  • You can download a template here.


Important deadlines

Early bird registration and payment September 20, 2021
Abstract submission September 05, 2021
Abstract acceptance notification September 19, 2021

 (You will be informed whether your abstract is chosen for free oral presentation or poster presentation.)