ANNOUCEMENT: Biomarkers Conference

Larry Gale gale at musc.edu
Fri Mar 14 15:37:25 EST 1997


Biomarkers, the Genome & the Individual: 
Workplace and Medical Implications of a Rapidly Evolving Technology

Charleston, South Carolina
May 4-8, 1997

This four-day conference is an update of the International Workshop on
the Development and Applications of Biomarkers, which was held April 1994
in Santa Fe, NM.  Featured are more than 40 speakers from around the world 
discussing topics such as:

	- Technologies for Measuring Exposures
	- Biomarkers of Metabolic Susceptibility
	- Genomics and Technology Developments
	- Issues related to DNA Sample Storage
	- Diagnostic Kit Technology
	- Practical Applications
	- Ethical Considerations

The keynote address will be delivered by Dr. Joshua Lederberg, a Nobel
Laureate and Raymond and Beverly Sackler Foundation Scholar, from the
Rockefeller University.

The conference is being presented by the Environmental Hazards Assessment
Program at the Medical University of South Carolina. Details of the 
conference may be found at our web site.

Web site: http://www.ehap.musc.edu/biomarker.html

Contact: Jill Yarnall (803)-727-6443
E-mail: yarnall at musc.edu
Fax: (803)-727-6464


Posted by:
+------------------------------------------------+
+ Larry Gale -- Web Site Manager                 +
+ Environmental Hazards Assessment Program       +
+ Medical University of South Carolina           +
+ (803)-727-6459     gale at musc.edu               +
+------------------------------------------------+





More information about the Toxicol mailing list