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13th International Mouse Genome Conference

The 13th International Mouse Genome Conference will be held at the Wyndham Franklin Plaza Hotel in Philadelphia, PA, Oct. 31- Nov. 3, 1999. Registration and abstract deadline is July 15, 1999.

Sessions will include genomics and sequencing; chromosome structure and epigenetics; gene discovery and mutation analysis; developmental genetics; quantitative inheritance and multigenic traits; bioinformatics. New this year-- on Monday afternoon (November 1) there will be a symposium on Genome Sequencing and Comparative Sequence Analysis, sponsored by University of Pennsylvania. The program will be developed by a committee chaired by Maja Bucan, Marisa Bartolomei, Arthur Buchberg, Linda Siracusa and Kent Hunter. Members of the Delaware Valley Mouse club will participate in the organization of the meeting.

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