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Gordon Research Conference on Multi-Drug Efflux Systems Shared Molecular Mechanisms but Diverging Roles in Physiology and Medicine
Sunday, March 17, 2013 -
Friday, March 22, 2013
Location: Four Points Sheraton/Holiday Inn Express, Ventura, CA
Description: The goal of the 2013 Multidrug Efflux Systems GRC is to bring together scientists from diverse fields to interact, learn from each other, identify new approaches and challenges, and make greater strides in overcoming the individual diseases that involve transporter efflux pumps. It is expected that this meeting will have a significant broad impact in education and training of future scientists working in crossdisciplinary areas.
Contact: Michelle Knapp, Conference Operations Associate, Gordon Research Conferences,(401) firstname.lastname@example.org
Co-funding Institute(s): National Cancer Institute, Office of Rare Diseases Research
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