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6th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference

Dhaka, Bangladesh
September 15, 2018 – September 17, 2018
The Westin

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Under the auspices of the South Asia Biosafety Program, the ILSI Research Foundation and Biotech Consortium India Limited organized the 6th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference, which was held on September 15-17, 2018 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. This annual conference is the premier biosafety meeting in South Asia and provides an essential forum to hear from leading scientists representing regulatory agencies, public sector research institutions, and the private sector in South Asia and internationally.

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Poster Session
Lightning Round
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Congratulations to 1st Place
Poster Session Winner Md. Nazrul Islam!

Congratulations to Md. Nazrul Islam for the poster Overexpression of G-Protein Beta Subunit Gene (OsRGB) Confers both Heat and Salinity Stress in Rice winning first prize in the Poster Session and receiving registration, airfare and hotel accommodation to attend the International Society for Biosafety Research Symposium (formerly the International Symposium on the Biosafety of Genetically Modified Organisms or ISBGMO), which will be held April 1-4, 2019 in Tarragona, Spain.

Congratulations to 1st Place
Lightning Round Winner Sabrina Elias!

Congratulations to Sabrina Elias for the presentation Blending Gene Expression with Phenomics to Decipher Salt Tolerance Determinant winning first prize in the Lightning Round and receiving a one-year membership for the International Society of Biosafety Research and a USD $300 cash prize.

Congratulations to 2nd Place
Lightning Round Winner Mohammad Umer Sharif Shohan!

Congratulations to Mohammad Umer Sharif Shohan for the presentation Two Amino Acid Substitution Model Across Membranes in the Oryza Species HKT1;5 Transporter from Salt Tolerant Rice Landraces for a Beneficially Low Na+/K+ Ratio winning second prize in the Lightning Round and receiving a one-year membership for the International Society of Biosafety Research and a USD $200 cash prize.

Congratulations to 2nd Place
Poster Session Winner Abdullah Mohammad Shohael!

Congratulations to Abdullah Mohammad Shohael for the poster Development of Greening (HLB) and Canker Resistant Citrus Cultivars Through Genetic Engineering winning second prize in the Poster Session and receiving a two-year membership to the International Society for Biosafety Research and a USD $300 cash prize.