1 st International Conference on Aptamers in Russia


Aug 27-30, 2019


Russia, Krasnoyarsk


AUGUST 27-30, 2019

The first international conference on aptamers, their selections, characterizations and applications. It takes place in the heart of Siberia in Russia.


Russia, Siberia, Krasnoyarsk



aptamer enthusiasts to share their unique experience in:

• Aptamer Selection Methods
• Aptamer Properties and Structure Analysis
• Aptamers in Diagnostics
• Aptamers for Therapy
• Physics for Aptamers

Keynote Speakers

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Larry Gold

SomaLogic Inc. Boulder, CO, USA

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Weihong Tan

University of Florida, USA
Hunan University in China

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Steven Benner

Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution, USA

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Xiaohong Fang

Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

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Yury Ivanovich Golovin

Research Institute "Nanotechnologies and Nanomaterials" of the TSU named after G.R. Derzhavin, Russia


Invited Speakers

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Gerolama Condorelli

Department of Molecular Medicine and Medical Biotechnology
Federico II University of Naples,

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Chun-Ping Jen

Department of Mechanical Engineering,
National Chung Cheng University, Chia-Yi,

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Petr Denissenko

School of Engineering
University of Warwick,

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Vladimir Silnikov

Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine, Siberian Branch of the RAS,

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Vera Spiridonova

A.N. Belozersky Institute Physico-Chemical Biology
Moscow State University,



Great Days in Siberia for Aptamers Science


August 27, Tuesday

8.30-10.00 Participants registration and welcome coffee

9.00-9.10 Opening remarks

Session 1. Physics for aptamers

9.20-10-40 Invited talks

10.40-11.20 Coffee break

11.20-13.20 Oral presentations

13.20-14.00 Transfer to the restaurant

14.00-15.00 Lunch

15.00-18.00 Krasnoyarsk city tour


August 28, Wednesday

8.30-9.00 Departure from the hotels

9.30-12.30 Tour on the Krasnoyarsk Stolby National Park

12.30-14.00 Lunch

14.00-15.00 Transfer to the Admiral ecopark

16.00-17.30 Poster session 1

18.00-21.00 Welcome Party


August 29, Thursday

Session 1. Aptamers Properties, Structure Analyses, Selection Methods

8.30-11.20 Invited and oral talks

11.20-11.50 Coffee break

Session 2. Aptamers in Diagnostics

11.50-13.10 Invited and oral talks

13.10-14.10 Lunch

Session 3. Aptamers for Therapy

14.10-15.40 Invited and oral talks

15.40-16.10 Coffee break

16.10-17.10 Poster session

17.40-18.40 Boat trip on Krasnoyarsk sea

19.30-21.30 Gala dinner and award ceremony


August 30, Friday

9.00-13.30 Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Workshop in KrasSMU

13.30 Participants departure


Krasnoyarsk State Medical University
named after Prof. V.F.Voino-Yasenetsky

Biomedicines journal by MDPI

Beckman Coulter

Molecular Therapy - Nucleic Acids

University of Ottawa

Federal Research Center
Krasnoyarsk Scientific Center of the
Siberian Branch of the RAS

PLC Radiosvyaz

LLC Aptagen

Biomedicines (ISSN 2227-9059) is an open access journal devoted to research of naturally driven biomedicines, pharmaceuticals, and biopharmaceutical products. The aim of Biomedicines is publishing high quality papers that address the challenges in bringing biological agents or novel targeted strategies through identification, developmentand ultimately to clinical use. It is published quarterly online by MDPI with rapid publication. Biomedicines is covered by ESCI (Web of Science), PubMed and Scope.

The Journal "Biomedicines" sponsors:
  • 2 poster awards;
  • provide 10-20% discount for publication at the special issue "Engineering Aptamers for Biomedical Applications" for all the conference attendees.
A special issue of Biomedicines "Engineering Aptamers for Biomedical Applications II". Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 December 2019. The article processing fees for one paper is 550 CHF if submitted before June, 30 2019 , and 1000 CHF after June 30, 2019.

Anna Kichkailo