Dear Colleagues!

We invite you to participate in the International Scientific Conference on Recent Advances in Plant Genetic Engineering which will be held at the Institute of Cell Biology and Genetic Engineering, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in Kiev on May 30 - June 1, 2011.

The Conference will be dedicated to fundamental and applied research in the field of plant genetic engineering and experimental transgenesis.

English, Ukrainian and Russian shall be the official and working languages of the Conference. We are accepting applications for oral and poster presentations.

To apply please send the filled-in registration form together with the abstract to the Organizing Committee ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) until April 15, 2011.

Current detailed information concerning the program, deadlines, registration, abstract preparation guidelines will be available on the website of the Institute of Cell Biology and Genetic Engineering

Registration fee (200 UAH) should be paid in cash upon arrival at the registration desk.

Scientific Board

Blume Ya.B. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU academician, Kiev, Ukraine
Galkin A.P. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), Kiev, Ukraine
Gleba Yu.Yu. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU academician, Kiev, Ukraine/Germany
Grodzinsky D.M. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU academician, Kiev, Ukraine
Dmitriev O.P. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine
Dorokhov Yu.L. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), Moscow, Russia
Dubrovna O.V. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), Kiev, Ukraine
Kartel N.A. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASB academician, Minsk, Belarus
Kunakh V.A. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine
Kuchuk M.V. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine
Levenko B.O. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), Kiev, Ukraine
Melnychuk M.D. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NAASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine
Morgun V.V. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU academician, Kiev, Ukraine
Roik M.V. – Dr. Agr. Sci., NAASU academician, Kiev, Ukraine
Sivolap Yu.M. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NAASU academician, Odesa, Ukraine
Sidorov V.A. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine/USA
Sozinov O.O. – Dr. Agr. Sci., NASU academician, NAASU academician
Spivak M.Ya. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine
Schwartau V.V. – Dr. Sci. (Biol.), NASU corresponding member, Kiev, Ukraine

Organizing Committee

Kuchuk M.V. – NASU corresponding member, (Head)
Morgun, Bogdan V. (Vice Head)
Ratushniak, Yakiv I. (Secretary)
Belokurova V.B.
Vasylenko M.Yu.
Gerasymenko I.M.
Duplij V.P.
Kvasko O.Yu.
Kischenko O.M.
Lystvan K.B.
Mazur M.H.
Maystrov P.D.
Matveyeva N.A.
Makhorina O.K.
Nifantova S.M.
Rudas V.A.
Sakhno L.O.
Szikura J.J.
Sindarovska Ya.R.
Cherep M.N.
Sheludko Yu.V.
Scherbak N.L.

Abstract Submission Rules

The originals of the participant's registration form, abstract signed by all coauthors, letter of support from the participant's organization should be sent to us by regular post. Authors will be informed about acceptance via e-mail and website.

When registering please indicate the title and possible forms of your participation in the Conference (oral or poster presentation in A0 format). Plenary lectures will be determined by the Organizing Committee later. All accepted abstracts will be available on-line on the website of the Institute. Opportunity to publish the paper version of Conference Abstract Book (surcharge required) will be considered later. The best presentations will be recommended for publication in the international ranking scientific journal Cytology and Genetics (

Materials sent after deadline or incorrectly prepared will not be considered.

Abstract should be prepared in Microsoft Word format, font Times New Roman, size of 12 points. Text should be aligned justified with 1 interval between lines. The size of the abstract should not exceed 1 page of ภ4 format (297 ? 210 mm) with left margin of 30 mm and 20 mm for others. The document should consist of introduction, methods, results and discussion, conclusions. Electronic and paper versions of the abstract should be sent directly to the Organizing Committee. First author surname should be used as a file name.

More information

First information letter (Registration Form and Abstract Submission Rules)