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Vol.10, No.3-4   October 1999 

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DOE Sets Workshop For February 2000

Report from 1999 DOE Genome Meeting

The eighth DOE Human Genome Program Contractor-Grantee workshop will be held February 27- March 2, 2000, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. At least one investigator from each funded project is expected to attend the entire meeting and represent the project at poster sessions. Speakers for platform presentations will be notified by January 18. Abstracts should be submitted through the Web site (http://cbcg.lbl.gov).

Abstract deadline: December 10

Contact: Leonora Castro (510/486-5874, Fax: -5717, licastro@lbl.gov)

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