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AGTA-17 Poster and Oral Prize winners

2017 CONFERENCE AWARDS (Hobart)

AGTA is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 Conference Awards. Congratulations to all recipients!

Early Career Researcher Prizes

Nigel Swanston Oral Award ($1,000) – Dr. Mark Pinese, Kinghorn Cancer Centre, N.S.W.; The Medical Genome Reference Bank – Genomics of a disease-depleted, elderly Australian cohort

Agena Bioscience Poster Prize ($500) –  Ms. Nadine Dunn, Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR) Ltd, Auckland, NZ.; Time course gene expression analysis of forensic blood samples

Student Prizes

Nigel Swanston Oral Award ($1,000) – Mr. Simon Hardwick, Garvan Institute of Medical Research; Spliced synthetic genes as internal controls in RNA-seq experiments

Agena Bioscience Poster Prize – Ms. Clare Puttick, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, N.S.W.; ROHMER: A tool for identifying runs of homozygosity in whole genome data

 

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