From May 7 to 11, 2022, the International Union of Physical Sciences (IUPS) and the Chinese Association for Physical Sciences (CAPS) jointly hosted virtually the 39th IUPS Congress (IUPS 2022) in Beijing, China, with the theme of "Marvels of Life – Integration and Translation"

In this 5-day congress, 4219 participants from 71 different countries and regions have been registered, including 729 international participants and 3490 domestic attendees. This congress sets an excellent platform for international scientific exchange in the physiology community and also provides a good opportunity for Chinese physiologists to further promote and strengthen international ties by presenting our current research achievements. In accordance with the theme of the congress, 7 plenary lectures, 21 keynote lectures are arranged and 48 symposia, 4 Young Physiologist Symposia, 5 sponsor symposia, 3 satellite meetings, and 2 pre & post- congress teaching workshops are organized to cover current important fields of physiology. All the academic activities present a panoramic overview of current advances in physiological sciences.

Nearly 800,000 minutes of viewing on PC and smartphones were registered. It was indeed an excellent showcase for global physiology!

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