Month: September 2005

Equipment for Sale

RiceTec has the following plant tissue culture laboratory items for sale. All items are 5 years old or newer. Percival Incubator model I-36NL (no lights) -10 to 50 °C (1) VWR Brand 815 BOD Incubator (no lights) -10 to 50 °C (2) 8 ft Pure Aire Laminar Flow Hood (1) 6 ft Nuaire Laminar Flow Hood (1) 125 ml liquid culture vessels with caps (90) VWR Orbital Shaker with tray to hold 32 liquid culture vessels 25mm Culture Tubes and Caps (50+) Coplin jars for histology (12) Some chemicals typical of plant tissue culture Misc – 0.2um vacuum filters...

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Points to Ponder

The following is a letter the Society received from Tracey Ruhlman, a student who attended the meeting this year. It is clear that this was a rewarding and valuable experience for her. – David Songstad   12 July 2005 Society for In Vitro Biology 514 Daniels St., Suite 411 Raleigh, NC 27605 To Whom It May Concern: I would like to thank the Society for In Vitro Biology for providing me with the opportunity to attend and present my work at the 2005 meeting in Baltimore, MD. I believe that participation at professional meetings should be an integral part...

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News from the IAPTC&B

  News from the International Association for Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology By the time you receive this newsletter, it will be approximately one year until the 11th IAPTC&B World Congress in Beijing, China. If you plan to present an oral presentation or a poster during the August 13-18, 2006 meeting, you will need to submit your abstract prior to February 15, 2006. Please submit abstracts before the deadline to guarantee publication in the Abstract Issue and have it considered for possible oral presentation. Information about the program, abstract submission, travel, and registration can be found at the website...

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Meeting Update

Summer Special Registration Deadline extended until September 6, 2005! Don’t forget to register for the 2006 In Vitro Biology Meeting. Abstract submission is available now. For more information visit our meeting...

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SIVB Call for Nominations 2006-2008

Office and Executive Board and Committee Officer Position Slate Nominations are being accepted for Society for In Vitro Biology (SIVB) 2006-2008 Executive Board and Committee Officer Positions. The SIVB is a volunteer scientific society with elections to be held during the fall of 2005. Executive Board and Committee Officer positions include: President-elect; Vice-President; Secretary; Treasurer; Public Policy Committee Chair; Publications Committee Chair; Awards Committee Chair; Invertebrate Section Member-at Large; and Plant Section Member-at-Large. Nominations and/or applications for the above SIVB positions are due by September 1, 2005. Application must include: position applied for, applicants brief career resume (to include...

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  • President’s Report

    President's ReportThis is the time to finalize plans to attend the 2019 annual meeting in Tampa, Florida. The scientific program is complete and the social activities ...
  • 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting – Final Program Update

    2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting – Final Program UpdateThe Society for In Vitro Biology (SIVB) is excited to welcome you to sunny Central Florida to participate in the 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting ...
  • Things to Know for the 2019 Meeting

    Things to Know for the 2019 Meeting Before you arrive in Tampa for the 2019 Meeting… We hope you are as excited as we are about the 2019 In Vitro Biology Meeting. Before ...
  • Journal Highlights

    Journal HighlightsA submerged culture system for rapid micropropagation of an ornamental aquarium plant ‘Amazon sword’   The production of aquarium plants via tissue culture has emerged as a ...
  • The Changing Landscape of Ag Biotech

    The Changing Landscape of Ag BiotechAnd Then There Were 4: A Changing Landscape Impacting the Society and Its Members Over the past 2-3 years, the agricultural biotech and seeds industry has ...
  • 2018 Annual Report

    2018 Annual ReportThe 2018 Annual Report is now available online. This is a comprehensive report on the Society’s activities throughout 2018. Click on the image of the ...
  • Member News

    Member News Postdoctoral opportunity in regulation of in vitro plant morphogenesis and integrated plant propagation A postdoctoral opportunity is currently available for a talented individual to join the ...
  • New Members

    New Members SIVB Welcomes New Members in 2019 Janetsy Borroto, Florida Crystals Corp Della Fetzer, Walter Gardens, LLC Terrence Frett, Sun World Innovations Jeff Habig, J. R. Simplot Company Brian M. Hauge, ...
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The In Vitro Report accepts submissions from members or interested scientists. Submissions must include author’s name, address, phone, or other number where you can be reached. For additional information regarding submissions to In Vitro Report, contact Sylvia A. Mitchell or Michael J. Fay, Editors-in-Chief, by phone or email or contact the SIVB office.

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