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Second Circular & Call for Abstracts: Functional Metagenomics - 2013

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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:


FUNCTIONAL METAGENOMICS - 2013
Pretoria, South Africa


Details and registration forms can be found on
www.up.ac.za/functionalmetagenomics/2013

The meeting will be held at Zebra Lodge, Limpopo (http://www.legendlodges.co.za/zebra-country-lodges), approximately 80km north of Johannesburg’s O.R. Thambo International Airport in spectacular African bushveld. The meeting is offered as an all-inclusive package (airport pick-up and transfers, registration fees, 3 night’s accommodation, all meals, gala dinner, internet and some beverages)

Key dates and deadlines are:

Meeting Dates: 2nd June 2013 to 5th June 2013
Deadline for early-bird registration: 15th April 2013
Deadline for submission of abstracts: 30th April 2013


Scientific Content:

This meeting aims to bring together the leading researchers in the field of ‘functional metagenomics’.  The program will include the latest technical and theoretical developments in the fields of metatransciptomics and metagenomic gene discovery, with clinical, industrial, and environmental applications.

Organisation
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The meeting will be hosted by the University of Pretoria and organised by a local organising committee chaired by Professor Don Cowan, Director of the Centre for Microbial Ecology and Genomics.  For further information on scientific matter, please contact
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FunctGenSoc:

For more information on the
International Society for Functional Metagenomics, please contact Professor Trevor Charles (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

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