Abstract Submissions

Call for Abstracts

Abstract submissions for oral or poster presentations are now open for the SASBMB 2022 Virtual Congress.

Submit your Abstract under one of the following session topics:

  • Metabolism and Enzymology
  • Molecular Signalling and Homeostasis
  • Phytomedicine and Drug Development
  • Molecular Structure and Function
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Parasitic Diseases
  • Cancer and Non-communicable Dieases
  • Combatting Viral Diseases
  • Bacterial Pathogens
  • Hereditary and Degenerative Diseases
  • Molecular Omics and Bioinformatics
  • BioEconomy, Nanotechnology and Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Biochemistry
  • Other

The deadline for abstract submissions for inclusion in the programme and website is 15 December 2021. Authors will be notified in writing whether their submission has been accepted and whether it has been accepted for oral or poster presentation by 5 January 2021.

Each conference delegate may submit a single abstract as presenting author. There is no limit on non-presenting authorships. The presenting author must be registered and must have paid for the Congress by 15 December 2021 for the abstract to be considered for inclusion in the programme.

Presenters of oral contributions are requested to upload a recording of their presentation by 14 January 2022. This will serve as a back-up in case of connection problems.

Poster presenters should submit their poster as an A1-sized PDF. Presenters may additionally upload a 5-minute recording providing an overview of their poster.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Abstracts must be submitted online by 15 December 2021. Late abstracts will not be accepted.

Abstracts should be submitted as single-page PDFs. Any pages beyond the first page will be discarded. Keep the text short and succinct. Where possible, include a simple graphic summary.

For each Abstract also submit an “abstract submission form”.


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