Venom from cone snails, scorpions, spiders, snakes and other species continue to provide an immense reservoir of potent bioactive peptides that target specific enzymes, ion channels and receptors. As such they represent major sources of lead compounds for both the development of pharmacological tools and novel drugs
All participants are required to make a presentation (oral or poster) at this meeting.
Please submit an abstract of your proposed presentation by email to Paul Alewood after you register and indicate your preference for an oral or poster presentation. In the subject line of the email, please type: "V2D 2017 Abstract: Your name". In the body of the email, please type your contact information including your postal address and phone and fax numbers. For further information, please contact Paul Alewood.
The Due Date for Submission of Abstracts is July 31, 2017.
The final prgram will be released shortly after this deadline. You will be contacted by the secretariat, informing you of the details of your presentation. A computer and data projector will be available for oral presentations. Velcro will be supplied to hang posters from boards.
The Toxins journal will be presenting a prize for the best poster.
Please note that posters must be smaller that 100 centimetres/40 inches in width and 120 centimetres/47 inches in height. They must be prepared in portrait format.
The final program will be published to this website, including abstracts.
Please follow the guidelines below: