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Biomarkers Summit 2013

20 Mar 2013 - 22 Mar 2013 - San Francisco, USA

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GTC is proud to present the Biomarker Summit 2013, to be held on March 20-22, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Assembling leading scientists, researchers, decision-makers and other players across the industry spectrum, the Summit provides a unique opportunity to gain the latest biomarker developments in three major therapeutic areas, formally organized in the following tracks:

6th Oncology Biomarkers

2nd Neurological Biomarkers

2nd Inflammatory & Immunological Biomarkers

The summit will discuss a wide range of issues such as biomarker identification and validation strategies, patient stratification, enabling omics technologies, bioinformatics and systems biology techniques, regulatory and reimbursement trends and the development of companion diagnostics. These areas will be addressed in an intimate and highly interactive environment with perspectives from industry, academia and the public sector. 

Call for Papers!

To be considered for an oral presentation, please submit an abstract here by February 20, 2013. Selected presentations will be based on quality of abstract and availability. Presentation slots fill up fast so please submit your abstract ASAP.

Sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities are available in a range of levels, which can be tailored to fit your needs. Please contact 626-256-6405 x102 or for more information. 

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