CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
87th Society of Biological Chemists (India) Conference on Genome Biology in Health and Disease invites abstracts for POSTER presentations of the RELEVANT research work done in this area.
Abstract submission opens on 1st June, 2018 and all abstracts must be submitted by 5th November, 2018.
Interested participants for poster presentation need to submit the abstract strictly as per the guidelines. Abstracts must describe in a succinct manner the purpose and results of the research so that the quality, originality, and comprehensiveness of the work can be evaluated by the Conference Scientific Review Committee. Authors who submit an abstract of poster should confirm that the data is original and has not been published/ presented elsewhere.
Abstract Submission Guidelines
All abstracts must be structured in the following manner:
Title of research: Should be concise, clear and relevant to the research investigation. Avoid nonstandard abbreviations in abstract titles.
Authors: List the authors who contributed to the research work. The name of the presenting author should be in bold font and underlined. Institutional affiliation of each author should be mentioned.
Background: A statement of the hypothesis, research question or problem to be addressed
Methods: An explanation of the study design and experimental methods used for the program/project that was undertaken
Results: A concise summary of the major findings of the experiments, study, or project. Sufficient data/information must be provided to permit evaluation by the reviewers and public reading the abstracts. Statements such as “additional information to be presented at the meeting” are not acceptable
Conclusion: Summary of the overall findings and the importance of the study/project/program.
The whole abstract should be formatted in Times New Roman, size 12 and 1.5 pt spacing between the lines. The combined length of the abstract title, list of authors, and body of the abstract should not exceed 300 words.
Abbreviations used in the body of an abstract should be defined at their first mention in the text. Authors should prepare and proofread their abstracts carefully prior to submission. Errors made on your submitted abstract are likely to appear in print of the Conference book.
Abstract should be sent via E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org only as a Microsoft Word document (.doc/.docx). Please DO NOT send the abstract as hard copy or in any other document format (such as .pdf). Following the review by the Conference Scientific Review Committee, the Author will receive an e-mail confirmation regarding the selection of their abstract for presentation.
All PRESENTERS must register to attend this Conference. If an abstract is accepted and the PRESENTER does not register, the abstract will be withdrawn.
Guidelines for the Preparation of Poster
- A poster board of area 1.5m height x 1.2m width will be provided for each poster presentation. Please limit the size of your entire poster within 1.3 meters (height) and 1 meter (width).
- Presenters will be assigned a poster number which will be put up on the board, according to which the presenters will have to display their posters. Posters must remain on the boards during entire conference.
- Pushpins for mounting the poster will be provided in the poster display site.
- Author must be present at the assigned board during poster sessions and evaluation.
- Best three posters will be considered for the best poster award.