EMBO Practical Course Genomic Approaches to Evolution and Development
Date & Location: EMBL Heidelberg. Sunday 7 February - Thursday 11 February 2010
Event website & Registration: [Only registered users see links. ]
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory, one of the world's top research institutions, is dedicated to basic research in the molecular life sciences. EMBL is funded by public research monies from 20 member states - Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom and an associate member state, Australia.
Advanced Training is one of the core missions of the EMBL since its creation in 1974. Aiming at the promotion of excellence in modern life sciences and providing valuable services to its Member States and the international scientific community, EMBL has build a tradition and extensive expertise in organising and hosting advanced conferences, courses and workshops.
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Accommodation and Transport
A place in a twin room is included in the participation fee
Rooms have been reserved at the ISG Hotel. Any additional nights will be charged extra at the hotel (approx. EUR 75 per night).
Shuttle buses will go from designated bus stops near the hotels to EMBL and back, mornings and evenings. The schedule and location of the bus stops will be available before the meeting.
The course will take place in the Advanced Training Centre (ATC) on the EMBL campus.