Welcome to the official website of the International Conferences on Endothelin. Established in 1988, the year of the discovery of the endothelin peptide, this global biomedical conference has now entered its fourth decade. It is held biannually in a rotating fashion in America, Europe, and Asia and is organized by the Endothelin International Advisory Board (ET-IAB). The «Sixteenth International Conference on Endothelin» (ET-16) will be held September 22-25, 2019 in Kobe, Japan, chaired by Noriaki Emoto, M.D. Ph.D., Kobe University, Japan, and Bambang Widyantoro, M.D., Ph.D., University of Indonesia.
This website offers information about previous endothelin conferences, their history and publications, as well as information and videos of lectures and presentations on endothelins, endothelin receptors, and endothelin receptor antagonists (ERAs). Learn more about endothelin in an article (pdf) by science and health writer Rachael Moeller Gorman published in 2010 in Massachusetts General Hospital's Proto Magazine.