Abstract submission guidelines


Scientists and researchers are cordially invited to submit abstracts of their scientific papers for presentation as free communication to AfricaMedLab2019. Abstracts are welcome in all areas of Clinical Biology including Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Hematology, Microbiology, Parasitology and Immunology. Free communications will exclusively be presented as Displayed Communications (Posters). The first author must be registered at the congress.



The text must be written in correct English with clear and concise paragraphs. The content must be relevant and must not have already been published in specialized journals.

The abstract must comply with publication standards (Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results and Discussion). Abstracts with statements such as « results will be discussed » will be rejected.

  • The last submission date of Abstracts is August 15, 2019
  • The receipt of each abstract will be confirmed by email immediately after submission.
  • Authors will be informed of the acceptance or rejection of their Abstract by 5 September 2019.
  • As stated, the first author or the presenting author must register for the congress with « Full Registration ».



Abstracts must be prepared in advance (offline). Prepare your Abstract on a word processor (such as Microsoft Word); When abbreviations are used, spell the full word first in the text followed by the abbreviation in parentheses. Subsequently, use the abbreviation throughout. Tables, figures and references are not allowed.

Do not include title, author names, and affiliations in the summary file. They must be added separately at the appropriate step. When the online system allows you to enter the summary, copy and paste your text (exclude title, author names and affiliations). Abstracts are limited to 350 words. The system will automatically inform you if the summary exceeds this number.



  • Cancer and cancer Biomarkers
  • Cardiac markers and cardiovascular diseases
  • Cell Hematology, Immunohematology and Homeostasis
  • Education and Training in Laboratory Medicine
  • Hepatic diseases and other gastrointestinal diseases
  • Inflammation, vascular biology, endothelium, and oxidative stress
  • Kidney diseases


  • Accreditation, Quality Assurance, Laboratory Management including preanalytical process
  • Analytical technologies and applications
  • Autoimmune diseases and allergy
  • Bacteriology, Virology – Infectious diseases
  • Bioinformatics and data management
  • Biomarkers of Bone metabolism


  • Lipidology and other risk markers of Atherosclerosis
  • Metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes and other endocrine diseases
  • Molecular diagnostics
  • Mycology and parasitological diseases
  • Neonatal and antenatal laboratory medicine
  • Neurological diseases, including neurodegenerative diseases
  • New biomarkers and advanced technologies


  • Nutrition, including vitamins and trace elements
  • Pharmacogenetics, Pharmacogenomics, Personalised Medicine
  • Point of Care testing
  • Rare diseases including Inherited metabolic disorders
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring and Toxicology
  • Other ..