The meeting on functions in biology and the biomedical sciences gathered experts in the debate on biological functions in various biological disciplines in order to brainstorm the structure and potential contributions for a collection on biological functions that will be an outcome of the ThUMB project. The meeting is an outcome of the research project Theoretical Underpinnings of Molecular Biology (ThUMB) [project grant number: HRZZ-IP-2018-01-3378], sponsored by the Croatian Science Foundation and the project Classifications in Biology and Medicine (KUBIM) [project grant number: uniri-human-18-265], sponsored by the University of Rijeka. The meeting was organized by Zdenka Brzović and Predrag Šustar and held at the Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Rijeka, and online, September 8 – 9, 2022.

The program of the meeting can be found below.