Abstracts

Abstract submission for the meeting closed 1 December 2008. Abstracts have currently been reviewed by the scientific committee as well as by the session chairs and the scientific programme has been finalized. The acceptance / rejection letters have been sent to all abstract authors. If authors have not received any news on their abstract by 5 February 2009 we strongly advise them to contact SETAC staff.

  • AUTHORS ARE LIMITED TO GIVING ONE PLATFORM PRESENTATION. If you have submitted two abstracts for platform presentation as a first author, only the last one submitted will be considered for review. There are no restrictions on poster presentations or co-authorship.

  • By submitting your SHORT abstract, you have given SETAC Europe permission to publish it in the abstract book that will be distributed at the meeting among all attendants.

  • In case you are selected to give a platform presentation, your EXTENDED abstract will be published in a separate congress proceedings book which will be distributed at the meeting on a USB stick, UNLESS you have indicated during the abstract submission process NOT to publish your extended abstract. 

  • After submission, authors will receive a confirmation e-mail within 24 hours. All authors will be notified of acceptance/rejection of their abstract end of January 2009. 

  • Note that acceptance of your abstract and invitation to present at the meeting does not include a free registration nor any other financial compensation. ALL presenters have to register and pay before 10 April 2009.

  • ACCEPTED ABSTRACTS FROM PRESENTERS NOT HAVING REGISTERED AND PAID BEFORE 10 APRIL 2009 WILL BE CANCELLED AND EXCLUDED FROM THE PROGRAMME AND ABSTRACT BOOK.

QUESTIONS ON ABSTRACTS? PLEASE CHECK THE FAQ SECTION.