Wednesday, November 19, 2014AFCC invites colleagues from Africa and from all over the world to present their experiences, research and projects at the 4th AFCC Congress to be held from 28 to 30 April 2015 in Harare (ZW).
Deadline for submitting abstracts: 28 February 2015
Saturday, November 8, 2014In celebration of International Pathology Day on November 5th, Labs Are Vital asked members in the laboratory medicine profession to showcase where in the world they work in the 2014 Labs4Life Photo Contest. Congratulations to the winners: Abdul Waheed, Eurasia; Zlatko Marusic, Europe and Africa; and Jessica Johnson, Americas. Each will receive $1000 toward a scientific meeting of their choice. Visit the Labs are Vital website to see their winning entries.
Saturday, October 25, 2014Peer review and ethics in publication are the main focus of the current edition of the eJIFCC. Guest Editors Prof. Adeli (CA) and Dr Vervaart (AU), and colleagues summarize the pros and cons of peer review, explain the process of peer review, and give tips to successfully complete this process. Issues such as plagiarism and image manipulation, open access publishing, and the need for appropriate writing experience are also discussed in the current edition. An article on Kallikrein-related peptidases in prostate cancer and a book review complete the issue.