The American Type Culture Collection, in collaboration with the
University of Maryland's Center of Marine Biotechnology, is sponsoring a
symposium and workshop entitled "Extremophile Research: Theory and
Techniques". This course, to be held July 26-29, 1999 in Baltimore, MD,
focuses on topics in archaeal research with methanogenic,(hyper)
thermophilic and halophilic Archaea.
For information about the course and for a listing of symposium and
workshop schedules please visit:
Several stipends may be available for graduate students, postdoctoral
fellows and faculty who are not funded in this research area, pending
approval from the National Science Foundation.
Please direct requests for information to myself of Ms. Deborah
Grippaudo, George Mason University (debbieg at ib3.gmu.edu).
Harold J. Schreier
Center of Marine Biotechnology
University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute
701 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
e-mail: Schreier at umbi.umd.edu