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In conjunction with Cost Action FA1407

Advances in Virology - in conjunction with Cost Action FA1407
To be held at
University of Greenwich, Greenwich, UK
7-9 September 2016

The programme for this conference will be open to any topics or areas within basic or applied plant virology, will include all current areas of interest to Plant Virologists and will consist of presentations by invited speakers as well as offered papers by conference delegates.
We welcome submissions from established researchers, post-docs and students. The meeting will include the student competitions as outlined below. Invited speakers include:

Plant-virus interactions
Michael Taliansky (The James Hutton Institute, Dundee, UK)

Plant resistance to viruses (E1F4s)
Sylvie German-Fetana (INRA, Bordeaux, France) 

Virus replication
Peter Nagy (University of Kentucky, USA)



Student Prizes
Student prizes will be awarded for the best talk (Bryan Harrison prize) and best poster (Raymond/Roger Hull prize). If you are a student, please indicate if you would like to be entered for one of these prizes. 

Presentations and posters from this Conference will be produced as Abstracts. Copies will be available to delegates at the Conference. Please send title of the paper, authors, affiliations and a short synopsis of your talk or poster to the AAB office (Email to john@aab.org.uk). Alternatively you can fax the attached sheet to the AAB Office (Fax +44 (0)1789 470234), or upload your offer online via our web site at http://www.aab.org.uk. Register your email and, after being sent a password, you can upload your offer. Click on CONFERENCES in the menu bar, then ABSTRACTS, then the title of the conference.  Please indicate if your offer is for a poster or a platform presentation.  Please ensure your POP UP BLOCKER is OFF, otherwise your abstract may not upload properly.

We have secured some discounted rates at a couple of local hotels near the University. Click here for further details.


Click here for a map to show where to sign in at Security at University of Greenwich and the location of the conference room.
A surcharge of twenty-five pounds will be made on all cancellations. No refunds after 15 Aug 16
A late booking of twenty-five pounds will be added after 15 Aug 16
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