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SLAS2015

07 Feb 2015 - 11 Feb 2015 - Washington, DC, USA



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SLAS2015_120x269.jpgThe Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening (SLAS) is proud to present SLAS2015, convening in Washington, DC, from February 7-11.  SLAS2015 delivers a robust, peer-selected scientific program comprised of the following tracks: Assay Development & Screening, Automation & High Throughput Technologies, Drug Target Strategies, Micro/Nano Technologies, Bioanalytical Techniques, Informatics and Biomarker Discovery & Application.  The program features 132 podium sessions, 400+ posters and 17 Short Courses. SLAS2015 attendees will benefit from an expansive exhibition, in-depth Special Interest Groups, career services and a host of unique networking opportunities for the 5,000+ expected participants.  SLAS2015 will also host three high-profile keynote presenters, including NIH Director Francis Collins.  Deepest registration discounts are available for those who register by October 31, with more modest advance discounts offered through January 9, 2015.  

Visit www.slas2015.org  for registration rates and details.  



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