International Society of Endocytobiology (ISE) 

European Academy of Biomedicine and Endocytotechnology 


International Congress on Endocytobiology, Symbiosis and Biomedicine 

"Symbiogenesis and Carcinogenesis"

Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany)

April 5 - 9,  1998

 Conference Venue

The newly built Institute of Biology I, Hauptstr. 1, D-79104 Freiburg is the main venue for the conference, including Registration Office, Lecture Hall II, Video Show Room and Exhibition Hall. Lecture Hall I is within walking distance.

 Scientific Programme

ENDOCYTOBIOLOGY  VII will offer concurrent events on basic sciences and medical topics, organized according to the following format:

 Social Programme

Information on additional excursions during and after the conference will be available at the registration desk.

 Travel Arrangements

  has been appointed Official Carrier for ENDOCYTOBIOLOGY VII. We kindly ask all participants to contact their nearest Swissair Office for special congress fares (please contact the Conference Office for the code needed).

Some Swissair contact addresses:

Further travel information is given here.


Accomodation in Freiburg in hotels of various price categories has been arranged. In order to ensure that your hotel reservation will be made as required, it is necessary for you to return the ‘Hotel Reservation' forms as soon as possible directly to the hotel of your choice (addresses and prices are given on the forms). The hotels will report each reservation to the Conference Office. The organizers reserve the right to assign another hotel, should the requested accomodation be fully booked. If you are interested in receiving the Hotel Reservation Form please contact the Conference Office.

Youth Hostel
Contact address:


Facilities will be available for the projection of 5 cm x 5 cm slides (2" x 2"). All slides must be handed to the slide desk in the Registration Office at 8 AM or one hour before the beginning of the session and must be reviewed by the speakers beforehand.

 Bus Transfer to and from the hotel

A bus shuttle service has been arranged for all registered participants to provide transport to the conference site in the morning and back to the hotels (InterCity Hotel, Hotel & Boardinghaus, Hotel Kolpinghaus and ETAP Hotel) in the evening. A detailed time-table will be available at the registration desk.

 Transportation within Freiburg

In addition to the bus shuttle service all registered participants and accompanying persons will receive a long-term ticket for public transportation within Freiburg, valid for the duration of the conference. As parking space is limited near the Institute we urgently ask all participants to use public transportation.


All participants giving an invited lecture, an oral presentation or a poster presentation will be entitled to submit a paper (of a restricted length) to be published in the Proceedings of the conference. Details will be sent to all presenters. All contributions are subject to peer review. Pre-publication alterations will be at the discretion of the editorial board. Where manuscripts need extensive revision, they will be returned to the authors. Articles will only be accepted with the signed statement that they are not being submitted elsewhere. Permission to use previously published material must be obtained by the author from the original copyright owner and submitted with the manuscript.

The Conference Proceedings

"From Symbiosis to Eukaryotism - ENDOCYTOBIOLOGY VII"

are now available!

Downloadable Form for Mail Order (PDF file, 377 KB)

 East European & Student Participation Fund

All participants and sponsors of the congress are kindly requested to contribute to this fund, created by the organizers to help East European colleagues and students participate in ENDOCYTOBIOLOGY VII.

 Post-Congress Tours

Mrs. H. Hirsch               
Freiburg Kultour
Rotteckring 14
D-79098 Freiburg

       Phone: +49-761-290-7447
       Fax: +49-761-290-7449
       Deadline: March 1, 1998

 Registration Forms

To receive the Second Circular including the Registration and Hotel Accomodation Forms e-mail your request to the Conference Office:

c/o Dr. Johannes Normann
Institut für Biologie II
Schänzlestr. 1
D-79104 Freiburg, Germany

© Dr. J. Normann