Genomics 2005 was organized by the CIGB Direction of Biomedical Research from Nov 8 to Nov 11,
2005 at the Playa Varadero 1920 Hotel in Varadero, Cuba.
Genomics 2005 reviewed
the state of the art on Genetics and Genomic of Complex Traits (High Blood Pressure,
Schizophrenia, Autoimmune Diseases), Study Design for Complex Traits, HLA typing
and Disease Association, SNPs, Haplotyping and Pharmacogenomics, Databases, Bioinformatics
and Statistical Analysis.
The workshop was planned as an international forum for scientific exchange on
all major areas of genomics and human genetics, with an opportunity for each of
the participants to exchange views on the present state of knowledge, the
emergence of new concepts and the development of innovative techniques relevant
to regional problems.
More than 50 speakers and participants from 13 countries contributed to Genomics 2005.