An online scientific meeting jointly organized by the Malaysian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (MSBMB) and Taylor’s University Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences (Malaysia)

The MSBMB is pleased to collaborate with Taylors University to bring you Viral Infections: Virtual Focused Meeting 2020, with a special webinar on ‘COVID-19: Understanding the Science’.  


The webinar will feature speakers that cover topics including the mechanisms of viral infection, disease progression and mechanisms of anti-viral therapeutics, including a Q&A session with the speakers. 


As the MSBMB has postponed its regular annual conference to 2021, we take the opportunity as part of the focused meeting to invite abstracts in broader areas below for rapid oral or ePoster presentations.  There will be recognition of best poster and best rapid oral presentations.  Best of all, participation is FREE this year.  Please check out the submission guidelines in the abstract submission page.  


  • Genetics , Epigenetics and Stem Cell Biology

  • Protein Structure, Function & Dynamics

  • Diseases – Parasitic, Metabolic, Viral , Bacterial

  • Lipid, Membrane Biology and Immunology

  • Bioinformatics and Systems Biology

  • Drug Discovery and Natural Products

  • Cancer and Cellular Diseases

  • Biochemistry – Agricultural, Clinical , Zoological


Date: 19 November 2020

Time: 2.30 pm - 4.30pm

Venue: via Zoom


Admission is FREE

The zoom link will be provided only to registered participants.

Abstract submission closes on 5th November 2020

We welcome your participation and look forward to seeing you in November!

Organising Committee

MSBMB-Taylor's Virtual Focused Meeting 2020