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Calendar of Meetings, Deadlines & Workshops: Nov 1, 2004

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Nov.01.04. ABSTRACT DEADLINE. Submissions, which must be entered through the website, due for the annual meeting of Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities. The meeting will be held Feb. 5-8 in Savannah, Ga.

 

Nov.04.04. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series, sponsored by its intramural research division, is open to all NIH employees and to the public. John Petrini, from the department of molecular biology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, will speak today. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon at the Bethesda campus.

 

Nov.09.05. USER GROUP. Thermo Electron will hold a three-day user group meeting on LC/MS at the Royal Plaza Hotel in Montreux, Switzerland.

 

Nov.11.04. WORKSHOP. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory will host this three-day workshop on experimental and computational approaches with its Identification of Functional Elements in Mammalian Genomes. Organizers include Eric Green, Webb Miller, and Michael Zhang.

 

Nov.15.04. USER GROUP. Affymetrix will host its first Asia Pacific user group meeting, a two-day event to be held at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore.

 

Nov.15.04. CONFERENCE. IBC conferences Clinical Trials in Oncology and Phase I Clinical Trials to be held in Philadelphia from November 15-17.

 

Nov.16.04. CONFERENCE. LabAutomation Europe, a two-day event, will be held in London with the topic, “New Automation Processes in Drug Discovery.”

 

Nov.17.04. CONFERENCE. The fifth annual HUGO Pacific meeting will be held in Biopolis, Singapore, for four days in conjunction with the Asia-Pacific Conference on Human Genetics. The focus will be genomic medicine and population health.

 

Nov.26.04. ABSTRACT DEADLINE. Submissions due for the 46th Annual Drosophila Research Conference to be held in San Diego starting March 30, 2005. Abstracts may only be submitted through the conference’s Web entry form.

 

December

 

Dec.02.04. CONFERENCE. Barnett International’s two-day Predictive Toxicology conference, which focuses on using high-throughput methods to reduce late-stage drug failure, will be held at the Loews Hotel in Philadelphia.

 

Dec.04.04. CONFERENCE. The American Society for Cell Biology hosts its 44th annual meeting from December 4-8 at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.

 

Dec.08.04. DISCUSSION. The New York Academy of Sciences will host a discussion group entitled “Genetic Studies in Special Populations” to consider connections between basic research and clinical aspects of genomics.

Dec.09.04. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series, sponsored by its intramural research division, is open to all NIH employees and to the public. David Threadgill, assistant professor of genetics in the Lineberger Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina, will speak today on the genetic and molecular analysis of Egfr function. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

January

 

Jan.04.05. CONFERENCE. PSB 2005: Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing will be held at the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawaii. The five-day meeting will focus on computational methods related to biological issues. Attendance is limited to 375 people.

 

Jan.13.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series, sponsored by its intramural research division, is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Alexander Schier of the developmental genetics program in NYU’s School of Medicine will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

Jan.15.05. CONFERENCE. The five-day Plant and Animal Genome XIII reappears at the Town & Country Convention Center in San Diego.

 

Jan.27.05. SEMINAR. NHGRI’s biweekly seminar series, sponsored by its intramural research division, is open to all NIH employees and to the public. Marco Marra of the Genome Sciences Centre at the BC Cancer Research Center will speak. Seminars are held at the main conference room of Building 50 from 11:00 am to noon.

 

To submit entries, e-mail Meredith Salisbury at [email protected] with event details.

 

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