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Dear all,

the GMS is happy to invite you to join our virtual seminar which will be given on Tuesday the 3rd of May at 05.15 pm.

Marco Vinceti (Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy) will give a talk entiteled “Selenium exposure and type 2 diabetes: epidemiologic evidence and risk assessment implications”.

Please share this invitation and the Zoom link (provided below) with
further research groups interested in minerals and trace elements. We are looking forward to an exciting talk.

Login Data (using the Zoom App):

Meeting-ID: 996 2447 9726

Passwort: FsWD1cTV

For further information:

GMS 2021

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