RNAClub2015 September 18, 2015 / České Budějovice

Regulation of gene expression, RNA editing, RNA degradation and quality control, noncoding RNAs, pre-mRNA splicing, structure and molecular dynamics of RNA, RNA synthesis, RNA in development, RNA viruses, translational control and much more…



Registration deadline extended

Registration deadline now Friday 4 September. Lecture selection and final program announcement: Wednesday 9 September

Keynote speakers

Dr. Sebastian Leidel

Dr. Sebastian Leidel

Max Plank Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, Münster, DE

Prof. David Rueda

Prof. David Rueda

MRC Clinical Sciences Centre, Imperial College London, London, GB


Hassan Hashimi

Institute of Parasitology
Biology Centre, CAS
České Budějovice, CZ

Zdeněk Paris

Institute of Parasitology
Biology Centre, CAS
České Budějovice, CZ

Poster Size Recommendation

Recommended poster width and length:  85 cm x 110 cm.


Again, we negotiate for the valuable prizes for the best contributions to the RNA Club Meeting by young researchers (students and post-doctoral fellows under the age of 35) ! RNA Society Award providing membership to the RNA Society (including access to the RNA Journal) and a substantial support (registration fee + 1000 USD) for attending RNA 2016, the 21th Annual Meeting of the RNA Society.

  • Awards are sponsored by the RNA Society
  • *This prize is reserved for members of Czech labs only

Additional cash prizes are available for the second best talk and best poster that are open to all student and post-doc participants under 35.


The conference fee does not cover accommodation. Participants are asked to arrange their own accommodation. Link to a list of possibilities

Conference venue

Building C, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice

Branišovská 31, 37005 České Budějovice, CZ
GPS: 48.9782409668, 14.4464931488
Building C, Faculty of Science
University of South Bohemia
České Budějovice, CZ
Lat: 48.9782409668
Lon: 14.4464931488

Public transport to the conference venue

  • Bus number 3 from the main train and bus stations goes directly to the conference site. This bus runs frequently and also makes many stops around the city center. Get off the bus at the "Jihočeská univerzita" (University of South Bohemia) stop and cross the street. The conference site in in Building C of the university, which is to the west (or to the left when you cross the street) of the Biology Center.
  • The 3 bus stop at the train and bus stations is directly in front of the Mercury shopping center, whose roof serves as the bus station, and faces the train station/tracks. This bus stop is accessed from the train station via the pedestrian tunnel.
  • Bus tickets are 13 Kč and are obtained from yellow ticket machines or tobacco stands.
  • More information about buses around České Budějovice can be found here.

Suggested parking around the conference venue

Suggested parking lots offer 24 hour access to car. Green parking lots are outside of the university and Biology Center. Yellow parking is on the university campus and can be accessed by the yellow path from Branišovská street (first left after intersection onto Branišovská). Parking on nearby side streets is also possible.



  • Eppendorf
  • ThermoFischer
  • Olympus
  • ČSSM
  • Bio-Rad
  • EastPort LifeScience
  • VWR