Manchester hosts European chemoreception organisation congress

Researchers from across the world are gathering in Manchester this week to report on the latest developments in taste and smell.

The European Chemoreception Organisation (ECRO) XXI Congress is taking place at the Manchester Conference Centre from Wednesday 7 to Saturday 10 September 2011.  

The 21st ECRO Congress will address research in the field of chemoreception, spanning all aspects from invertebrates to humans. Topics will range from biology of the sensory systems to perfumes and foods, and insects to mammals, as well as clinical measurements and treatments in humans.  

Delegates will include scientists, students, young researchers and industrialists from a wide variety of disciplines with interests in chemoreception.  

Visit Manchester has worked closely with Professor Krishna Persaud from The University of Manchester and his team for a number of years to bring this conference to the UK and to Manchester.  

Visit C&IT’s Manchester Destination Guide here     

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