4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs)External

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
, Type: Conference session
Start Date: October 2, 2017
End Date: October 4, 2017
Venue: Plentzia Marine Station (PiE-UPV/EHU), University of the Basque Country
Website: 4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs) webpage
E-mail: pie [at] ehu.eus

Abstract submission deadline: June 15, 2017
Early registration deadline: June 30, 2017
Registration website: http://www.euromarinenetwork.eu/www.ehu.eus/en/web/esb2017/registration

The Biscay Bay Environmental Specimen Bank (BBEBB) will host in Bilbao during the first days of October 2017 the 4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs). BBEBB is located in the Plentzia Marine Station (PiE-UPV/EHU) of the University of the Basque Country.

Previous meetings were held in Nancy (2015), Shanghai (2013), Berlin (2010), Matsuyama (2009) and Charleston (2005).

Renown experts will talk on the new challenges for ESBs regarding biological effects assessment, legislation challenges in storage, ethics and samples delivery (Nagoya Protocol), temporal and special trend data for regulated substances and and chemicals of emerging concern, case studies and new banking initiatives.