The tenth annual BBCC meeting was held in Avellino, Italy, on December 4th, 2015. As in previous years, about 100 registered participants were present and contributed to the success of the meeting.
A total of 27 abstracts were given as oral presentations or posters. This collection presents the abstracts that some authors decided to publish as a pre-print in PeerJ, to generate a post-meeting publication. A complete introduction to the meeting series is also present.