Head of the Department of Biology and Medical Genetics 2nd Faculty of Medicine of the Charles University in Prague and Motol University Hospital, President of the Society of Medical Genetics and Genomics, Czech Medical Society of Jan Evangelista Purkyně, z. s.
Posters will be presented electronically at the conference site. All accepted abstracts will be available in a special online abstract book on the congress website. Authors of excellent abstracts may be invited to present at the conference.
Authors have the option to publish an email address with the abstract to enable interested parties to contact them directly. The email address will be the one given when submitting the abstract.
Criteria for abstract submission
Abstracts should meet the following criteria:
1. Title of abstract text: The title should clearly and succinctly identify the contents of the abstract. Be sure to use title casing. Capitalize the first letter of each word except prepositions, articles, and names of species.
2. Authors and Affiliations: Enter each author separately and identify whether the individual is the primary author or a coauthor. Enter each name by providing the author’s name and organization. Do not include the department, division, branch, street address, etc., when completing the organization information.
The following category selections will be available:
Genetics of microorganisms
Novel emerging technologies in genetic research
Ethical questions in genetics
History of genetics
4. Abstract Text
The abstract text cannot exceed 2000 characters (incl. spaces, excl. title and authors).
Abstracts must be written in English, explained abbreviations may be used.
References are not required. If supplied, they must be included in the character count.
Only one table may be included per abstract.
Abstracts must use the following outline (with the exception of case reports):
Introduction and aims
Discussion and conclusion
For case reports ONLY use the following section headings:
The entire abstract is limited to one page only.
The review will be carried out according to the following criteria:
Aims-Background-Context: Relevance of hypothesis, clearly state aims.
Quality of Method: Sampling, data collection, analytical strategy; stringency of theoretical position, reference to relevant knowledge base etc.
News and events
Professor Nurse awarded by Mendel University
15. 01. 2021
Mendel University in Brno awarded an honorary scientific degree doctor honoris causa to the English geneticist, cell biologist and microbiology professor Sir Paul Maxime Nurse.