Abstracts

23rd Annual CBB Conference
"Current Topics in Industrial Biotechnology"

October 20-21, 2014
University of Iowa
Iowa Memorial Union, Iowa City, IA

 

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Please submit abstracts (original copy) to: The Center for Biocatalysis and Bioprocessing, University of Iowa, University of Iowa Research Park - Suite C100, 2501 Crosspark Road, Coralville, IA 52241. Abstracts will be included in a program booklet which will be available at the conference. Guidelines for the preparation of abstracts and posters are summarized below.

Abstracts may be submitted via email to Mitch Rotman.

Abstracts Due: September 13, 2014

ABSTRACTS

(1) Use a 12 point font, Times or Times Roman and "exactly 12 pt" spacing of lines.
(2) The margins are: top 1.5", left 1.5", right 1" and bottom 1".
(3) The title of the paper should be bold faced and ALL CAPS (except where smaller case letters are appropriate to the meaning, example CaM). Leave a single blank line, then type the author's name(s) (first, middle initial,last). Please underline the name of the presenter and place an asterisk by the name of the faculty member or senior author (e.g., Rhonda Newman and Madeline Shea*). On the following line, type the departmental or company affiliation.
(4) Leave a single blank line and type the abstract using single spacing. The title, author's name(s), affiliation, and abstract should fit in the area shown on the template.
  Abstracts Due: September 13, 2014
  To view an abstract template click here.

Here are a couple sample abstracts from last year

  1. EFFECTS OF A REMOTE MUTATION ON DIFFERENT CHEMICAL STEPS CATALYZED BY THYMIDYLATE SYNTHASE
    Thelma Abeysinghe and Amnon Kohen*
    Department of Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
  2. ASSEMBLY AND CHARACTERIZATION OF A CELL-PARTICLE HYBRID SYSTEM AS A POTENTIAL CANCER VACCINE
    Kawther K. Ahmed, Sean M. Geary and Aliasger K. Salem*
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics, Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics, College of Pharmacy, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

POSTER PREPARATION

(1) The poster board has a 44" H x 68" W area for mounting the posters.
(2) Lettering and illustrations on the poster pages must be large enough to be read by attendees from a distance of 3 feet or more.
(3) Each poster must have a title, authors and affiliation section at the beginning. Material should be displayed in logical sequence (e.g., introduction, objectives, results, conclusion) and each sheet should be numbered.
(4)

Authors are responsible for mounting their own poster material on poster boards which will be provided at the conference. The Center will provide a reasonable supply of clear push pins. Posters should be removed immediately following the poster session.

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