UVAS Press Release

2-day International Conference on “Omics for Animal Sciences: Opportunities and Challenges” to be start on 20th February at UVAS

LAHORE (16-02-18): The Institute of Biochemistry & Biotechnology of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore in collaboration with Punjab Agriculture Research Board (PARB) and Higher Education Commission (HEC) Islamabad is arranging a 2-day “International Conference on Omics for Animal Sciences: Opportunities and Challenges”  scheduled on 20th February at City Campus Lahore.
Renowned academicians, researchers, biotechnologists from public & private organizations, students related to veterinary & animal sciences while experts from different countries including Malaysia, China, India, Brazil, Turkey and all over the Pakistan are expected to participate in conference.Minister for Labour and Human Resources Raja Ashfaq Sarwar is expected to chair the inaugural session of the conference.
The objective of the conference will be the advancement in molecular techniques for improvement of livestock is continuously replacing previous methodologies. The conference will focus on learning about the genomics methodologies for improving livestock capabilities, efficient and cost effective protocol for detection of variant in DNA, RNA or protein that can be associated with economically important traits in livestock and conceptual interaction and thoughtful discussion with the livestock genetics and stakeholders etc.  Total five technical sessions and poster presentations will also be conducted during two days event.