Plant Biotechnology Laboratory

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission deadline: 31th May

Please send the submission form to: iufro.coimbra2018@uc.pt


Abstracts must be submitted in English, the official language of the symposium, using the submission form. Once you have submitted your abstract, a formal confirmation will be sent by email. 

The content of the abstracts will be the basis for acceptance of the paper presentation at the symposium. The members of the Scientific Committee will review the abstracts and authors will be informed about the acceptance of their abstract.

The authors must indicate which form of presentation they prefer: oral or poster. The final decision on type of presentation will be decided by the scientific committee, with consideration given to the author’s preference.

Oral abstract presentations will dispose of 12 minutes time plus 3 minutes for discussion.

Abstracts must be prepared according to the format presented on the submission form.

Symposium topics

- Somatic embryogenesis

- Other in vitro cloning techniques

- Tree Breeding

- Genetics and epigenetics

- Large-scale cloning and industrial production

- Field assays of cloned material

- Complementary technologies

- Social and regulatory issues

Both organising and scientific committees reserve the right to amend the list as necessary. Please, when submitting your abstract choose one of these topics. If none of these is related with your abstract please select “other”.