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GlobalFISH-BOL World Conference


Yeosu, Korea

In celebration of International Exposition Yeosu Korea 2012, the Fish Barcode of Life Initiative (FISH-BOL), Ichthyological Society of Korea, and Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute will hold the Fish Barcode of Life World Conference at the Expo site in Yeosu, Republic of Korea from June 12 – 14, 2012.

The organizing committee has invited researchers to share their experience of fish DNA barcoding and its use for taxonomy, species delimitation, population and phylogeographic analyses, egg and larvae detection, environmental monitoring, forensics and policy making, and industrial applications.

The conference is supported by the organizing committee of EXPO 2012 Yeosu Korea, University of Science & Technology, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs, and Korea Tourism Organization.

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