5th Biennial Meeting of the Human Variome Project

When :

from Monday 19 May, 2014
09:30
to Friday 23 May, 2014
18:00

Type of event :

Category 4- International Congress

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, Room V, 125, Avenue de Suffren, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

Casimiro Vizzini c.vizzini@unesco.org

The 5th International biennial meeting of the Human Variome Project Consortium is an update on plans, progress and opportunities for the global collection, curation, interpretation and sharing of genetic variation information.
The 5th International Biennial Meeting of Human Variome Project Consortium will bring together professionals from around the world who address many aspects of human genetics, to explore and share their knowledge on data sharing, interpretation of unknown variants and collaboration between developing and developed countries and much more.
This biennial meeting is an update on plans, progress and opportunities for the global collection, curation, interpretation and sharing of genetic variation information. All of these areas involve the development and dissemination of standards and guidelines, ethical frameworks, and education.