Oxford University Press is a publisher of some of the finest books and journals in the world. Our prestigious journals include the SMBE’s own Molecular Biology and Evolution and Genome Biology and Evolution. Stop by our stand to browse our titles, or visit oup.com for more information.
BGI Tech, a subsidiary of BGI – the world’s largest genomics organization, provides sequencing and bioinformatics service solutions for global customers in biomedical, agricultural, and environmental areas. Equipped with the industry’s broadest array of cutting-edge technologies, BGI Tech delivers rapid, cost-effective, and high-quality results that enable researchers to achieve scientific breakthroughs.
Life Technologies is a global life sciences company that believes in the power of science to transform lives. Accurate genomic information can only be derived from quality reagent, systems and informatic solutions. Our Ion Torrent, capillary sequencing and real-time PCR solutions enable structural variation, transcriptomic, exome, miRNA, and targeted sequencing studies.
The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world’s most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence. Royal Society Publishing is the publishing division of the Royal Society and publishes four biology journals, in print and online www.royalsocietypublishing.org:
The University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez (UPRM) or Recinto Universitario de Mayagüez (RUM), is a land-grant, sea-grant, space-grant state university located in the city of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico. UPRM has been accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) of the United States since 1946.
UPRM continues its development in the best tradition of a land-grant institution. It is a co-educational, bilingual, and non-sectarian school comprising the Colleges of Agricultural Sciences, Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Engineering and the Division of Continuing Education and Professional Studies.
The College of Agricultural Sciences includes the Agricultural Experiment Station and the Agricultural Extension Service. In 2009, the campus population was composed of 12,108 students, 1,924 regular staff members and 1,037 members of the education staff.
What is MPR – http://www.meetpuertorico.com/
MPR is a private, non for profit organization that markets Puerto Rico as a premier meeting and convention destination. The MPR`s team of dedicated and attentive team of professionals who provides all the resources necessary to ensure that your group visit to the Island is a complete success.
The mission of MPR is to develop and promote group/convention business through an integrated marketing strategy executed by an innovative team of local professionals. This results in enhanced economic growth for the Island, and in turn benefits its members and business partners. The vision of MPR is to make Puerto Rico the Preferred Meeting Destination of the Americas and to make the Bureau the best destination marketing organization in the world.
The Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution is an international organization whose goals are to provide facilities for association and communication among molecular evolutionists and to further the goals of molecular evolution, as well as its practitioners and teachers.
In order to accomplish these goals, the Society publishes two peer-reviewed journals, Molecular Biology and Evolution and Genome Biology and Evolution.
The Society sponsors an annual meeting, as well as smaller satellite meetings or workshop on important, focused, and timely topics.
It also confers honors and awards to students and researchers.