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International Congress on Invertebrate Pathology and Microbial Control and 48th Annual Meeting of the Society for Invertebrate Pathology

Date/Time

August 9-13, 2015

Location

University of British Columbia Campus
2329 West Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada

Details

The meetings will offer an exciting scientific program exploring the latest findings in invertebrate pathology, including microbial control, diseases of beneficial invertebrates, and advances in fundamental research on host-pathogen interactions. In addition, a satellite symposium 'Microsporidia in the Animal to Human Food Chain: An International Symposium to Address Chronic Epizootic Disease' sponsored by the OECD-CRP on Biological Research Management for Sustainable Agricultural Systems and SIP will be held on Sunday, August 9. The SIP meetings will begin on Sunday afternoon with a special half-day workshop organized by the Bacterial Division entitled 'Regulatory Considerations for the Commercialization of New Insecticidal Proteins. Registration is now open with an abstract submission deadline of 17 April and reduced cost early registration ending 30 April. Visit http://www.sipmeeting-2015.org/ or e-mail SIP2015enquiries@gmail.com for more information.