BLACKSBURG, Apr. 26, 2002 - Dr. Bruno Sobral, Director of Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech will present at the first Philip Morris USA Genomics Mini-Symposium in Richmond, Virginia on June 25-26, 2002. 

Dr. Ferruccio Gadani, Principal Scientist of Genome Research for Philip Morris USA, noted that, “The objective of this scientific meeting will be to share and discuss information on the possible applications of genomics, bioinformatics, and proteomics to tobacco science.” Dr. Sobral will discuss recent advances in plant systems biology and present cutting edge research from VBI.

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Published by Public Relations, April 25, 2002