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Genome Technology s Conference and Events Calendar: May 16, 2005

NEW YORK, May 16 (GenomeWeb News) - Following is a list of conferences and other events scheduled to take place over the next two weeks. For a complete list of events, read Genome Technology, a GenomeWeb News sister publication.

 

May 17: CONFERENCE. IDG's Bio-IT World Conference and Expo in Bostonwill feature keynote speeches by Craig Venter and Larry Lesko of FDA.

 

May 23: CHI's Biomarker World Congress 2005 in Philadelphiaincludes four tracks: Biomarkers in Early Drug Development, Biomarkers in Clinical Development, Molecular Diagnostics, and Implementing a Biomarker Strategy for Better Decision Making.

 

May 24: CHI's World Pharmaceutical Congress in Philadelphiaincludes six tracks: Cheminformatics, Driving DMPK, Cell-Based Assays for HTS, Hit to Lead, R&D Strategies, and Drug Formulation.

 

May 24: The Seventh Annual C21 BioVentures meeting in Monterey, Calif.,  is co-sponsored by Burrill & Company and TVG Finance and is designed to bring together venture-stage life science companies and the investment community.

 

May 25: The Fifth Annual Northwest Gene Expression Conference in Seattlewill feature keynote talks by John Quackenbush, Wilhelm Ansorge, and Charles Cantor.

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