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19th International Xenopus Conference


Dear Xenopus Community,

The 19th International Xenopus Conference is being held August 20-24, 2023 at the Hyatt Regency hotel in Cambridge, Maryland, USA.

Registration is now open! Visit

The International Xenopus Conference is the premier forum for researchers using Xenopus inbiomedical research. Register soon, as attendance will be limited to 300 participants.

General Registration and Abstract Submission: June 15, 2023.

Trainee Travel Award application: May 15, 2023.

Housing: July 30, 2023.

Trainees (students and post-docs) may apply for Travel Awards during registration:choose "Student - Travel Award Application" or "Postdoctorate - Travel Award Application" and upload a brief justification for the request. If you are a SDB member, please also include your membership ID number on the registration page. A limited number of Travel awards are available, and will be awarded based on need and impact. Approved applicants will be sent a discount code by June 1, 2023. Applicants will then be able to complete their registration and payment, by the June 15, 2023 registration deadline. Travel Awards are supported in part by a Meetings Grant from the Society for Developmental Biology.


Local airports include:

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall (BWI) (preferred)
Ronald Reagan Washington National (DCA)
Washington Dulles International (IAD)
Salisbury Regional (SBY)

See 19IXC website for more details of travelaccommodation and conference T-shirts.

We look forward to seeing you there.


Amy Sater, University of Houston
Aaron Zorn, Cincinnati Children’s
Ann Miller, University of Michigan
Matt Good, University of Pennsylvania


Last Updated: 2023-03-08