18th Euroconference on Apoptosis
7th Training course on 'Concepts and Methods in Programmed Cell Death'
September 1-4, 2010
Ghent, Belgium
Practical information


I.Main sponsors

Faculty of Sciences - Ghent University



II.Poster prize

Biochemical Journal

III.Exhibition boots

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