2012 SSR Annual Meeting: Call for abstracts

January 25, 2012

Hosted by the College of Agricultural Sciences
The Pennsylvania State University
State College, Pennsylvania
12-15 August 2012

-- Deadline for Abstract Submissions: 1 March 2012 --

The Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) invites you to submit an abstract for presentation at the 45th SSR Annual Meeting to be held in State College, Pennsylvania, 12-15 August 2012.

Links to the following are to be found on the SSR Meeting page:Information will be added to the Meetings page as it becomes available.

Please join us for a truly excellent meeting in central Pennsylvania!
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Society for the Study of Reproduction

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