"Opening Ceremony Invitation" "Programme Details"


The international conference is organized to showcase the exciting recent advances in host defence and will be a wonderful conglomeration of scientists, young academicians and industrialists for interactions and exchange of ideas. The conference will offer ample opportunity for young researchers to present their scientific papers and to interact with renowned scientists. This meeting will provide a nexus for diagnostic developers in academia and industry as well as end-users in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector to gain a comprehensive picture of molecular diagnostics. The participants will enjoy the fabulous temple city sprinkled with captivating ancient monuments and architectural wonders. On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I extend a warm welcome to the historic and ancient temple city of Madurai.


Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU), established in 1966, has 20 Schools comprising 77 Departments, 21 academic centres, 98 affiliated Colleges and 15 Institutions.

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Scope of the Conference

International Conference on Genome Biology and Host Defence: Bacteria to Mammals , (GBHD-2019)

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Scientific Programme

The scientific programme would comprise of plenary and invited lectures from internationally and nationally eminent experts, oral and poster presentation

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Prof. Max D. Cooper
Emory University, USA

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Prof. Rafi Ahmed
Emory University, USA

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Prof. P. Gunasekaran
VIT, Bhopal University, India

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Prof. K. Dharmalingam
Aravind Medical Research Foundation, India

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Date & Venue

The conference is scheduled on February 27, 28 & March 1, 2019
at School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.


Poster presentations will be evaluated by an expert committee and 10 Best Research Awards will be given during the valedictory function, with an opportunity to make brief presentation in last session of the conference.