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The Biochemical Society provides an extensive range of events, including scientific conferences, training events, outreach activities, medal lectures, and policy and education events.  This programme provides an excellent opportunity to magnify your research by submitting an abstract for an oral communication or poster presentation, and sharing your work with the wider molecular biosciences community.


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Deubiquitylases: from mechanism to physiology

17—19 June 2019

University of Edinburgh, UK

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South Hall Complex,

Pollock Halls,

University of Edinburgh,

18 Holyrood Park Rd,



EH16 5AR


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Abstract submission

Abstract Submission Guidelines
The maximum number of words allowed in your abstract body is 230. 

Please type your abstract straight into the online submission form, or alternatively paste the text from a word-processed document. 

The ‘Full title’ should be presented sentence case (not in Title Case or BLOCK CAPITALS), that is only the first letter of the title or appropriate terms such as abbreviations or proper nouns should be upper case. 


Has my abstract been accepted?
Approximately 2 weeks after the abstract submission deadline has passed, you will receive an email informing you whether your abstract has been accepted/rejected as an oral communication or poster.

All abstracts will be available to view online at the meeting.

Bringing a Poster

Poster Number

Your poster number will be communicated via direct email. Any queries please contact


Poster Sessions

Posters will be displayed for the duration of the meeting. Please refer to the scientific programme for exact timings.

Poster size

Your poster should be be A0 in size (841 x 1189 mm).

Please ensure your poster is portrait orientation.



Velcro will be provided on the poster board to attach your poster.



CPD credits

Attend this conference and claim 63 CPD credits. Certificates of CPD and attendance will be sent to all attendees after the conference.

This event has been approved for the purposes of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) by the Royal Society of Biology.


Poster Prize

A best poster prize sponsored by the Biochemical Journal will be awarded at this conference. Listen out at the start of the conference for instructions on how to enter the competition.



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Registration Prices



All registration fees are listed below.
This fee includes: access to all sessions, access to exhibition, all refreshments during the event and the conference dinner.


Registration Type Earlybird Price  Full Price 
Student/Emeritus Member  £155  £205
Early Career/Full Member  £230  £280
Non-Member  £330  £380


If you would like to book accommodation, please select this as an optional charged extra during registration.



Cancellations will be accepted in writing up to 30 days before the conference start date and a refund (less £15 administration charge) will be issued.

After this date, neither full nor partial refunds can be given. Please note that refunds of less than £15 cannot be issued.



If you would like to reserve accommodation for the conference please select this on your registration.


Where possible, student accommodation will be provided on campus.

Contact Us


If you require any further information, please contact:

The Conference Office
Biochemical Society
Charles Darwin House
12 Roger Street
London WC1N 2JU



Telephone (Conference Office): +44 (0)20 7685 2450
Telephone (Main reception): +44 (0)20 7685 2400


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