10th NATIONAL CONGRESS OF S.I.R.A.
1st Balkan Conference on the Biology of
Reproduction in Farm Animals and in Aquaculture
Guidelines for Manuscript
All scientific papers, posters, and slides must be written in english language.
Oral presentations be made in Italian, English or Albanian language. There will be a simultaneous translation into 3 languages.
Presenters/authors have the opportunity to submit their works as:
• Oral presentations: (10 minutes presentations with an additional 5 minutes for questions & answers).
• Poster presentations: posters will be in place for the entire conference and presenters must stand by their posters during the poster session.
All papers have to be submitted online and drafted according to the guidelines. There is no limit on the number of papers can be sent by the same author or co-
Deadline for Submission of manuscript:
Compliance with the manuscript formatting guidelines presented in the following sections will minimize for authors, peer reviewers, and staff and will facilitate subsequent revision of papers. Each paper will evaluated at least 2 reviewers.
Deadline to send the rewritten (according reviewers) papers: May 2, 2012
Manuscript specifications Authors should prepare their papers in Microsoft Word or some other word processing (Page margins should be top: 2 cm, bottom: 2 cm, left: 3 cm, right: 3 cm; Font: Times New Roman; Size: 12 pt; Interlinear space: 1). Papers are accepted only in English and the length of each paper, including the abstract and references must not exceed 5200 keystrokes (begin count at the title and end count with the last word, including characters, spaces, and punctuation), in any case not more than 2 pages. Tables, figures, and graphs are allowed if required, but must be included in the 2 pages. Authors are invited to limit the figures and tables, providing only essential information. Each paper must have an abstract with 200 words, containing all informations.
Organization of manuscript
Submit the manuscript in a single electronic file organized in following sequence:
CORRESPONDING AUTHOR E-
KEY WORDS: 3
ABSTRACT: 200 words
BODY OF PAPER: with figures and tables embedded in the text
REFERENCES: Reference list should contain only references that are cited in the text, numbered in the order in which they are first cited. Max 10 references are allowed.
TELOMERASE ACTIVITY AND DIFFERENTIATION POTENCY OF MESENCHYMAL
STEM CELLS FROM AMNIOTIC FLUID, AMNIOTIC MEMBRANE AND UMBILICAL CORD
MATRIX IN THE DOG
Filioli Uranio M1, Valentini L1, Lange Consiglio A2, Caira M1, Catacchio CR3, Ventura M3, Cremonesi F2,
1Department of Animal Production, University of Bari, Italy; 2Reproduction Unit, Large Animal Hospital,
University of Lodi, Italy; 3Department of Biology, University of Bari, Italy.
KEY WORDS: canine mesenchymal stem cells, in vitro differentiation potency, telomerase activity
into various lineages under controlled conditions. Important sources…
canine genetic disorders are reported to resemble diseases occurring in humans1.
MATERIALS AND METHODS -
bitches at 25 to 40 days of gestational age.
mesenchymal stem cells. J Vet Sci 10:181-
from canine umbilical cord vein: a novel source for cell therapy studies. Stem Cells Dev 19:395-
Paper Submission Deadline: April 5, 2012
Sending of Reviewed Papers: May 2, 2012