4th Colloquium of Genetics 2014

Invitation to the 4th Colloquium of genetics


We are inviting you to the 4th Colloquium of genetics, which is organized by Genetic Society of Slovenia (GSS) in cooperation with Slovenian Society of Human Genetics (SSHG). The colloquium will be hold on

19th September 2014

at Marine Biology Station Piran,
National Institute of Biology


The purpose of the meeting is to present the research achievements of graduate students and post-graduate students in the field of molecular biology, genetics and genomics in relation with health, biotechnology, agriculture and environment.

Participants have to be under the age of 35; participants can also be students, which finished their PhD study, but the time elapsed between defence of PhD thesis and the last day of registration should not exceed more than one year. Contributions will be presented as short presentation (10 min) or as poster. The best presentations and posters will be awarded.

Meeting will include the following sections:
1. Genomics
2. Biotechnology
3. Molecular basis of diseases
4. Population genetics
5. Interaction genome - environment
6. Genomic interactions

Official language of the meeting will be English.

Registration fee is 15 EUR for students, 20 EUR for other members of GSS and 25 EUR for non-members of GSS. The fee includes meeting material, lunch and coffee within breaks.

Only GSS members that have already paid membership for year 2014 can participate at the meeting. Instructions for membership payment can be found on society web page: http://www.sgd.si/.

The last date for registration and abstract submission is 31st August 2014.

Organization Committee of GSS.

Registration form in attachment.