Molecular biology symposium seeks abstracts

Curtis Chan
March 22, 2018

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The 37th Summer Symposium in Molecular Biology, presented by the biochemistry and molecular biology department, is calling for undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, research personnel and faculty to submit abstracts for the upcoming June symposium. 

Students, postdocs, research personnel and faculty can submit for presentation as part of the poster sessions scheduled for June 6 and 7.

The symposium is titled "Frontiers in Metallobiochemistry" and has assembled prominent researchers interested in metallobiochemistry. The 37th summer symposium has brought together top names in the field and promises to provide access to some truly outstanding lectures and presentations. The symposium is open to members of the academic, biomedical and pharmaceutical communities.  

The event is set to host a welcome reception at the Arboretum at Penn State on June 5 and two poster sessions on June 6 and 7. A full panel of plenary, test case, and session speakers has been assembled and can be viewed at  

Abstracts should be one page in length. More information on abstract requirements can be found at All abstracts will be reviewed by symposium organizers, but will not be edited. Those interested in presenting a poster at the June 6 and 7 poster session must submit their abstract at the symposium website by May 4.

All poster presentation submitted by the deadline will be accepted.

For more information regarding the 37th Summer Symposium in Molecular Biology, visit


Last Updated March 26, 2018