"The 7th Conference on Metal Toxicity and Carcinogenesis" will be held October 21-24, 2012 at Hotel Albuquerque, Albuquerque, New Mexico. The meeting is sponsored by the College of Pharmacy, Health Sciences Center, and Cancer Center, University of New Mexico. The interdisciplinary scientific conference is an international workshop that brings together a community of scientists in the area of metal toxicity and carcinogenicity. The objectives of the meeting are to coordinate, exchange, and disseminate information and to explore metal-induced toxicity and carcinogenicity. The focus will be mechanisms of metal-induced toxicity, strategies for intervention and prevention strategies, and possible translation from basic studies into clinical or public policy.

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The "7th Conference on Metal Toxicity and Carcinogenesis" will be held October 21-24, 2012 at Hotel Albuquerque, Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Conference is an international workshop that brings together a community of scientists in the area of metal toxicity and carcinogenicity. The goals of this meeting are to coordinate, exchange, and disseminate information and to explore metal-induced toxicity and carcinogenicity.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
Type
Conference (R13)
Project #
1R13ES022127-01A1
Application #
8459257
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZES1-LWJ-J (13))
Program Officer
Shaughnessy, Daniel
Project Start
2012-09-27
Project End
2013-09-26
Budget Start
2012-09-27
Budget End
2013-09-26
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$4,000
Indirect Cost
Name
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
Department
None
Type
Schools of Pharmacy
DUNS #
829868723
City
Albuquerque
State
NM
Country
United States
Zip Code
87131