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Postdoctoral positions; University of Pretoria; CMEG

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University of Pretoria

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Saturday, 10 November 2018 02:06

Functional Metagenomics 2019

16-19 June 2019, Trondheim, Norway

Registration opens: 1 January 2019

Early bird registration ends: 28 February 2019

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Monday, 14 November 2016 10:37

Metagenomics Symposium

Metagenomics Symposium
23 November 2016
DST Auditorium, CSIR Main Campus

Draft programme

Time Presentation Resource
8:30-9:00 - Registration and coffee/tea
9:00-9:05 - Welcome Dr John Becker, ACGT
9:05-9:15 - Metagenomics and the Bioeconomy Dr Konanani Rashamuse,
Department of Science and Technology
9:15-10:10 - Keynote: New enzymes from
extremophilic biodiversity hotspots
Prof Peter Golyshin,
Bangor University, Wales, UK
10:10-10:40 - CSIR Metagenomics activities Dr Tsepo Tsekoa,
CSIR Biosciences
10:40-11:00 - Tea
11:00-11:30 - Metagenomics of extreme
Dr Jean-Baptiste Ramond,
Centre for Microbial Ecology and
Genomics, UP
11:30-12:00 - Next-generation metagenomics:
unlocking the full potential
Prof Marla Trindade,
Institute for Microbial Biotechnology and
Metagenomics, University of the Western Cape
12:00-12:30 - Metagenomics of mixed culture
Dr Robert Huddy,
CeBER, University of Cape Town
12:30-13:30 - Design of barcode sequences for
identification of species of interest in
metagenomic samples
Prof Oleg Reva,
Centre for Bioinformatics and
Computational Biology, UP
13:30-14:00 - NGS in meta-agriculture Dr Tomasz Sanko,
North-West University,
School of Biological Sciences,
14:00-14:40 - Lunch
14:40-15:30 - Facilitated discussion:
Collaborative opportunities and
potential funding sources

To RSVP to attend, please indicate your interest by registering here
Kindly register at your earliest convenience, but no later than 20 November 2016


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Functional Metagenomics 2016Functional Metagenomics 2016 conference taking place in Inderøy (Jægtvolden fjordhotell), Norway, on September 25-28, 2016 is the 2nd open conference of 'Functional Metagenomics International'.

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Functional Metagenomics 2013

The International Society for Functional Metagenomics is pleased to announce that a dedicated website is now open for registration and submission of abstracts for the international conference:

Pretoria, South Africa

Details and registration forms can be found on

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