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    <div itemprop="name">Epigenomics of Common Diseases</div>
    <div itemprop="description">This conference will bring together leading scientists from the fields of epigenomics, genetics and bioinformatics.</div>
    <div>Event type: <span itemprop="eventType">Workshops and courses</span></div>
    <div>Date: <meta itemprop="startDate" content="2015-04-15T">Wednesday 15 April 2015</div>
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