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Neisseria meningitidis infection


Other Names for this Disease
  • Meningococcal disease
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NCATS Co-Sponsored Conferences

  • 2014 International Pathogenic Neisseria Conference, Sunday, October 12, 2014 - Friday, October 17, 2014
    Location: Asheville, NC
    Description: <p>The objectives of the XIXth IPNC (October, 2014) are to:<span>&nbsp; </span>1.) Organize a conference that is well balanced with respect to basic and translational research and that gives equal emphasis to research on Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae.<span>&nbsp; </span>2.) Highlight cutting edge research and areas of research need by conducting a rigorous review of abstracts for oral presentation and organizing round table discussion groups to stimulate new areas of investigation. 3.) Create a dynamic and interactive setting that facilitates interactions between established and junior researchers to ensure the future of this important field.</p>

Other Names for this Disease
  • Meningococcal disease
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