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On behalf of the organizing Committee, we would like to inform you of the

Next Generation Sequencing Technologies Workshop (NGST2011)  (in conjunction with the 9th Malaysia Genetics Congress, 28-30 Sept 2011)

26-27 September 2011, Faculty of Resource Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Sarawak

Workshop website:


This workshop is jointly organized by the Faculty of Resource Science and Technology (UNIMAS), Genetics Society of Malaysia, illumina in partnering with ScienceVision Sdn Bhd and BGI (formerly known as Beijing Genomics Institute), China.

The objectives of the workshop are to highlight the latest developments in next generation sequencing (NGS) technologies as well as sharing of experience and knowledge from the scientists who are successfully using the NGS technologies in their research.

Workshop Fees:

Participant: RM 400.00

*Student: RM 200.00

*Student ID is requested for the student rate.

Important Dates:

  • Please register by fax (+6082-583160, attn: Dr Ho Wei Seng) or email (ngst2011@gmail.com) the registration form before 26 August 2011.
  • Workshop fees shall be paid in full by 30 August 2011.
  • Payment could be made via cheque (on the name: Persatuan Genetik Malaysia), Postal Order or direct debit into the account of Persatuan Genetik Malaysia (Bank Muamalat, Account No.: 1207-00005567-10). Kindly fax (+6082-583160, attn: Ms Nurashikin Suhaili) or email (ngst2011@gmail.com) the bank in/transaction slip to us once the payment is made.

For more information and enquiries please contact the organizer or visit the workshop official website:

Dr Ho Wei Seng / Ms Nurashikin Suhaili

Email: wsho@frst.unimas.my / snurashikin@frst.unimas.my

Tel: +60 82 – 58 2975 / +60 82-58 3023

Fax: +60 82 – 58 3160

We look forward to receiving your registration form and hope you will be able to join us in Kuching in September 26-27, 2011 and we also greatly appreciate your kind assistance to publicize this event to those who may be interested to participant.

Thank you.

Warmest regards,

NGST2011 Secretariat



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Welcome to NGST2011 Workshop (in conjunction with the 9th Malaysia Genetics Congress, 28-30 Sept 2011, Pullman Hotel, Kuching)

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