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

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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

Molecular Biology: The Bedrock of Genetic Engineering and Modern Biotechnology
Keynote address by By Prof. Sani Ibrahim, Department of Biochemistry, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria

Other 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

Call for Abstracts and Papers

Advanced molecular biology research is still lacking in most developing countries (including Nigeria). The 2016 International Conference on Biosciences Research (ICBR) is designed to spur scientists in to research in that field. The Conference also aims at developing collaborative research between scientists in the developing and developed countries, which will lead to development of expertise. Papers are invited from all areas of applications of molecular biology research including microbiology (medical, environmental, food, industrial), forensics, biochemistry, biotechnology, bioengineering, parasitology and entomology, zoology, botany, agriculture, etc.