• BIOINFORMATICS IN THE ERA OF GENOMICS IN AFRICA


    Conference Venue: Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, 6 Edmund crescent off Murtala Mohammed way, Yaba Lagos.

    The Nigerian Bioinformatics and Genomics Network (NBGN) is pleased to organise the First Nigerian Bioinformatics Conference (FNBC) with the theme "Bioinformatics in the Era of Genomics in Africa" in Lagos, Nigeria June 25 -26, 2019.

    This meeting features a broad bioinformatics and genomics scope that include a special focus on infectious diseases and non-communicable diseases relevant to Nigeria and Africa in general. Please consider submitting your best research for presentation at the conference as a talk or poster. Samples of topics of interest include the following (although other topics relating to Bioinformatics and genomics are welcome as we ultimately seek the best, most interesting and novel presentations for this conference):

    * Bioinformatics of human genetics
    * Host/pathogen systems biology
    * Database and resource development
    * Molecular epidemiology and evolution
    * Search and design of vaccines and drugs
    * Functional, structural, and comparative genomics
    * Other Computational genomics Area

Important Dates

  • November 20, 2018: Call for Submissions
    December 27, 2018: Submission Opening Date
     
    VIEW PRESENTATION TITLES HERE!

    ORAL ABSTRACTS:
    Oral Submission system is CLOSED!
    March 04, 2019: Initial Submission Deadline
    March 18, 2019: Submission Deadline (New)
    April 05, 2019: Acceptance Notifications
    April 19, 2019
    May 10, 2019: Travel Fellowship Acceptance Notifications
     
    LATE BREAKING POSTERS:
    Late Breaking Poster Submission is CLOSED!
    June 07, 2019: Late Breaking Poster Submission Deadline
    June 14, 2019: Late Poster Acceptance Notifications
     


    WORKSHOPS:
    Workshop Application system here:
    Grant Writing Workshop - N10,000
    Ensembl Browser Workshop - FREE
    Feb 09, 2019: Workshop Application Opens
    May 10, 2019: Workshop Application Deadline
    May 17, 2019: Workshop Acceptance Notifications
     
    REGISTRATION:
    Please pay to:
    Bank: Diamond Bank PLC
    Account Number: 0109526453
    Account Name: Nigerian Bioinformatics and Genomics Network
    Click for Registration Information
    Online Registration has ended!
    April 01, 2019: Registration Opening Date
    June 14, 2019: Online Registration Deadline
    June 25, 2019: Onsite Registration Opens
     
     
     
     
     
     

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