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Abstracts for guest speakers, oral presentations or posters must be in MS Word file.
Accepted abstracts will be published in a journal dedicated to Pharmacogenomics/Systems Medicine. Abstracts should be conformed to the instructions shown below.
Please note that abstracts, which are not in accordance with these instructions, will be returned.
Abstracts should address the relevant topics of the congress.
Abstract must contain no more than 400 words (including title, author names and affiliations), using letters of 11 characters per inch (Times New Roman). Please use MS Word for Windows version 6.0 or above and type the text single spaced, justified, with no paragraphs or indentations. Do not use tables, diagrams, graphics or figures in the abstract.
Title: The abstract title should be brief, specific, and should not contain abbreviations. Use bold font. The initial letter should be capital, the rest lower case.
Authors name should start with their initial(s) without period, followed by their family name. Authors’ names must be in plain font and separated with coma.
Please underline the presenting author.
Affiliation: department, institution, city and country of all authors should be mentioned (no country abbreviation before ZIP code).
If there is more than one affiliation, please add superscript numbers to each author name and precede each affiliation with the corresponding superscript number. Run on and do not start a new line with a new affiliation.
Abstract: In order to make the abstract as informative as possible, please include the following headings: background, objective, design, results, conclusions and acknowledgements.
Abbreviations and nomenclature: Please use standard abbreviations only. If you use non-standard abbreviations, please spell out the full word at first mentioning and insert the corresponding abbreviation in parenthesis, after then use the abbreviation consistently. Concerning biochemical terminology and abbreviations such as those of enzymes; please follow the rules laid down by the IUPAC-IUB Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature.
References: The abstract must include only 1 reference. This reference should appear at the end of the text in accordance with the Vancouver style. Names of journals should be abbreviated according to the Chemical Abstracts Bibliographic Source Index. Please give first and last pages, e. g.:
Jacobsen DW, Catanescu O, DiBello PM, Barbato JC. Clin Chem Lab Med 2005;43:1076-83.
Kleine TO. In: Ruiz-Torres A, Hofecker G, editors. Modification of the rate of aging. Wien: Facultas, 1992:177-82.
English: Make sure that you use correct English with regard to spelling and grammar.
Dimensions should be of: 120 x 70 cm. The orientation should be portrait (vertical).
Posters will have an identifying number and will be placed in the related posters area of Petros Nomikos Center following specific instructions. These instructions will be communicated to all authors in a later stage.
For other information send an email to Brigitte Hiegel (Brigitte.firstname.lastname@example.org)
By submitting your abstract, you give permission to organising committee to publish the abstract on the Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicne (CCLM).
In addition, if your abstract is accepted to be presented, you must be present at the congress in order to present your communication. The organizing committee reserve the right to reject any abstract, at their sole discretion.