Call for Papers (Late Breaking Abstracts)

The 18th International Vascular Biology Meeting 2014 (IVBM 2014) calls for late breaking abstracts.

Key Dates

Late Breaking Abstracts submission:  Opens at noon on January 6 (Mon.), 2014 (UTC+9)
Deadline for receipt of abstracts:  February 12 (Wed.), 2014 (UTC +9)

Late Breaking Abstracts submission has been closed.


1. Late Breaking Abstracts will not appear on the IVBM 2014 Abstract Book.
Instead they will be uploaded on this website.
2. Late Breaking Abstract is "Poster" presentation only.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Please carefully read the following submission guidelines prior to submitting an abstract online:

1. Abstract should be written in English.
2. All abstracts can only be submitted online via this official congress website. Abstract submission form is linked to the “Abstract Submission” button below. (Abstracts sent by facsimile or as e-mail attachments will not be accepted.)
3. If you are submitting an abstract for the first time, please register your personal information and create your account first. Please note that all the notification from the congress secretariat will be sent to the e-mail address you have registered for creating this account. Also please note that the presenting author (account holder) is basically considered to be the first author in this system. If it is not the case for you, please read the instruction below in “5. Author Information”.
4. After the account is created, please proceed to submit the abstract. Carefully fill out all the required fields of the electronic abstract submission form.
5. Author Information: In this system, presenting author (account holder) is basically considered to be the first author. If it is not the case for you, please check the box [The presenting author is not the first author.] and contact to the secretariat at to show the author orders. Maximum 20 co-author’s name can be stated on the abstract, which will appear on the printed materials in the submitted order.
6. Category: Please choose one category from the category list shown below. For the use of reviewing and program creation, please indicate the second and third category if possible.
7. Title: Title should be less than 20 words.
8. Abstract Text: Abstract body should be less than 250 words.
9. Keywords: Keywords (at least 3 words, up to 5 words) should be entered for the use of reviewing and selection.
10. Receipt of your submission will be sent to your registered e-mail address after completion of submission. If you do not receive this confirmation, it indicates that your submission was incomplete and you need to contact the Abstract Desk at .
11. An abstract will be automatically edited according to the 18th International Vascular Biology Meeting 2014 (IVBM 2014) submission format.
12. It is the responsibility of the submitter to review their own submitted abstract and correct them if necessary until the abstract submission deadline. Submitters are responsible for any typing errors in the abstract.
13. Modifications / cancellation can be made after the submission until the abstract submission deadline. Changes are not allowed after the Late Breaking Abstracts Submission Deadline (Wednesday, February 12, 2014 (UTC+9)).
14. Please note that it is not possible to create more than one account.


01. Arterial Disease
02. Atherosclerosis
03. Developmental Angiogenesis
04. ECM & Mechanotransduction
05. Genetics and Epigenetics
06. Hypoxia
07. Inflammation & Innate Immunity
08. Lipid Mediator
09. Lymphangiogenesis
10. Metabolism
11. Neurovascular Interface
12. New Concept & Technology
13. NO & Oxidative Stress
14. Non-coding RNA
15. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
16. Pathological Angiogenesis
17. Signal Transduction
18. Smooth Muscle Cell Biology
19. Stem Cells and Cancer Biology
20. Therapeutic Angiogenesis and Regeneration
21. Thrombosis, Leukocytes and Vascular Cells
22. Transcriptional Regulation
23. Translational Research
24. Tumor Angiogenesis
25. Vascular Aging, Fibrosis and Calcification
26. Vascular Barrier Function
27. Vascular Bed Heterogeneity in Health and Disease

Late Breaking Abstracts Submission

Contact for Abstract Submission Support

IVBM 2014 Abstract Desk
c/o Japan Convention Services, Inc.
Koshin Bldg.2F, 2-2 Kandanishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0054, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-3500-5935
Fax: +81-(0)3-5283-5952

Office hour: 10:00 - 17:30 UTC +9, Monday through Friday

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