BRSF | ICBR Owerri 2016          2nd International Conference on Biosciences Research
                                          ICBR - Owerri 2016

Biosciences Research Support Foundation
in collaboration with
Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo State, Nigeria

Announcement and Call for Papers

Date:    Thursday 24th (arrivals only) to Sunday 27th November, 2016
Venue: Newton Hotels, Owerri, Nigeria
Time:   Starts 8 AM each day

Chief Host

Prof. Francis Emeka Ezeonu
Vice Chancellor
Hezekiah University, Umudi, Imo, Nigeria

Conference Theme

Biosciences and Biotechnology: Prospects for the 21st Century

Keynote Speakers

•  Development of Therapeutic and Diagnostic Molecules by rDNA and Hybridoma Technology
      By Prof. Asokan Chinnasamy
      Department of Biochemistry
      Sokoto State University, Sokoto, Nigeria

•  The Use of Molecular Techniques in Microbial diagnostics
      By Prof. Ifeoma M. Ezeonu
      Department of Applied Microbiology
      University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria

•  Molecular Biology: Avenue to Understanding and Controlling Cancer
      By Prof. Emeka Iweala
      Department of Biological Sciences
      Covenant University, Ota, Ogun, Nigeria

Invited Speakers

•  Pharmacological studies on the Qurani plants' mixture (a new pharmaceutical product)
      By Dr. Eman A. Alam
      Departmentof Botany, Faculty of Science
      Al-Azhar University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt

•  Biochemical iodine deficiency - a field based longitudinal study in selected schools of Aligarh, India
      By Dr. Mohd A. Ansari
      Department of Community Medicine
      JN Medical College, AMU, Aligarh, India

Call for Abstracts and Papers

The BRSF's 2016 International Conference on Biosciences Research (ICBR) will encompass all area of biosciences and biotechnology, especially but not limited to applications of biotechnology. It is going to be a multidisciplinary forum. The Conference also aims at developing collaborative research between scientists in the developing and developed countries, which will lead to development of expertise. The conference will be held over three days, with paper presentations from the international community of authors, including presentations from keynote speakers. Papers are invited from all areas of biosciences including microbiology (medical, environmental, food, industrial), forensics, biochemistry, biotechnology, bioengineering, parasitology and entomology, zoology, botany, agriculture, etc.