TRAINING @ | The Yeast Congress

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WHAT: XXI International Conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology

WHERE: Göteborg, Sweden

WHEN: July 7-12, 2003

WHY: Yeast are model systems for genome evolution, biotechnology, cell and molecular biology.

ADVANTAGES: Workshops, run by international yeast researchers, provide free exchange and access to information and research tools.

DEADLINE: First come

COST: (If registered by June 1st)
Regular: $626 (US)
PhD student: $506
Postdoc: $566
Corporate: $746


CONTACT: Junnel Gansson, +46 31 708 60 14,

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