August 17-19, 2017

Cabo de Santo Agostinho, PE

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31st Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Embryo Technology

presidente José Buratini
José Buratini
President of Brazilian Society of Embryo Technology


I invite you to the 31st Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Embryo Technology on August 17-19, 2017 at the Sheraton Paiva Hotel & Convention Center in Cabo de Santo Agostinho, PE.


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Abstract Submission

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A) General Information

Only abstracts containing unpublished and original data, submitted online until May 26th, 2017 will be considered. Abstracts must be written in Portuguese, or in English or both according to the detailed instructions below.

The submitted abstracts will be reviewed by Ad Hoc reviewers nominated by the Scientific Committee and Session Editors, and after corrections and final acceptance will be required to be presented in the poster session during the XXXI Annual Meeting of the SBTE.

The absence of a poster or presenting author during the posters session may incur in a penalty to be decided by the Scientific Committee.

Each participant may submit one abstract as the first author.

Submissions will be processed through the iCongresso system. At the end of these instructions, you will have access to the link for the system.

Make sure that your email address is correct as all relevant information regarding the SBTE Annual Meeting and abstracts will be sent through it.

When filling the submission form, the author must choose one of the following sub-areas in which his/her work is inserted:

(a) FTAI / FTET / AI

(b) OPU – IVF and ET

(c) Folliculogenesis, oogenesis and superovulation

(d) Physiology of reproduction in the male and semen technology

(d) Embryology, developmental biology and physiology of reproduction

(e) Cloning, transgenesis and stem cells

(f) Support biotechnologies: Cryopreservation and cryobiology, imaging diagnosis, molecular biology and “omics”

Authors must choose also the language(s) used for submission and if the abstract will compete in any of the award modalities described below.

B) Instructions for preparing the ABSTRACTS:

Each study must be prepared in accordance with the guidelines below.

Authors can choose to submit the abstract in Portuguese, in English or both.

Abstracts submitted in English will be published in Animal Reproduction (supplement).

Abstracts submitted in Portugues will be published in the Abstract Book of SBTE (to be released online at SBTE website)

Each version (English and/or Portuguese), along with the titles, the list of authors and affiliations should be inserted in the appropriate fields in the submission form.

The text must be typed in a single paragraph and contain up to 3,000 characters (including spaces and punctuation). The content must include objectives, materials and methods, results and conclusions. Tables and figures will not be accepted. Abbreviations, at the first time they appear in the text should be written in full, with the exception of those widely known (FSH, LH, hCG, eCG, BSA, IVF, IVP, etc.). Materials and companies should be identified in the text by name, city and country. Dosages and routes of administration should be specified. The statistical methods used in the analysis must be indicated. References should be summarized (consisting first author, journal, volume, page, and year) and appear in the same sentence of the quote.

C) Instructions for preparing and presenting the POSTERS:

The posters must be 1.00 m wide and 1.10 m high.

The posters must be displayed in the respective panels on August 18th before 12:00 PM, according to the assigned number to each abstract in the Proceedings, and shall remain throughout the event. Posters must be removed on August 17th by 6:00 PM. Posters not removed by the author will be removed by the support personnel and discarded.

D) Awards and Student Competition

Optionally, each submitted abstract may compete in the Student Competition or another award category listed below.

  1. A) Students competition (basic area)
  2. B) Students competition (applied area)
  3. C) Best abstract in basic science
  4. D) Best abstract in applied science
  5. E) Best field report

The award winners will be announced during the Closing Ceremony of SBTE.

Student competition (basic and applied areas)

Undergraduate, master or PhD students may participate in the SBTE student competition. The data presented in the abstract must be original, non-submitted elsewhere and produced by the student. The format must comprise with SBTE’s guidelines for abstract and poster preparation.

The competitors will be classified based on the “evaluation criteria for the SBTE student competition”, which takes into consideration the quality of the abstract. Based on the quality of the abstract, eight competitors per area (basic science and applied science) will be selected for an oral presentation of the poster during the poster session. Then, the best four candidates based on abstract quality and performance in the poster session will be selected as finalists to present their studies orally during the Student Competition Session of the Scientific Program (10-12 min, 3 min for questions). The judges will be scientists with well recognized expertise designated by the SBTE Scientific Committee, with no conflicts of interest with the participants in the student competition.

General guidelines for student competition award:

The first author must be a student. The accepted description of this credit is contingent upon submission of a document proving the registration of the first author at the undergraduate or graduate.

Among all candidates, eight (8) students per area (basic sciences and applied sciences) will be preselected for the defense of the poster. Then, four (4) students per area will be indicated by the judges as finalists for oral presentation during the XXXI SBTE Annual Meeting scientific program.

The preselected students will be evaluated during the Poster Session by the judging committee. Authors must be present by their posters for presentation. The absence of the first author will lead to the elimination from the competition.

The oral presentation will be followed by questions from the audience and judging committee. The oral presentation must take from 10 to 12 min, and will be followed by questions for up to 3 additional min.

The final classification will be based on the scientific quality of the abstract and performance during the poster and oral presentations. Awards (certificates) will be conferred to the best candidate (1st place).


Registration for “Best Research in Basic Science” or “Best Research in Applied Science” is not linked to the “Student Competition”. Therefore, student or professional first authors may register for this competition.

The award for “Best Field or Practitioner’s Work (Best Technical Report)” has the objective to honor the competence, the casuistic and the power of observation of practitioners and colleagues working in the field or in the laboratory, outside universities or research institutions. Thus, the abstracts registered in this competition may not contain researchers linked to universities or research institutions as co-authors.

Eight (8) preselected studies based on the quality of the abstract will be evaluated by the judging committee during the Poster Session. The absence of the first author during the Poster Session will lead to the elimination from the competition.

The final classification will be based on the quality of the abstract, as well as poster format/quality and performance during the poster presentation. Only one award (1st place) will be given to each category.

Contact for further information:
Scientific committee

Felipe Perecin –
José Eduardo Portela Santos –
Paula Pala –
Secretariat of SBTE – Phones: +55 (16) 3202-2491 –

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José Buratini Junior (Botucatu, SP) – President

Marcelo Marcondes Seneda (Londrina) – Vice President

Claudia Maria B. Membrive (Dracena, SP) – 1st Secretary

Lindsay Unno Gimenes (Jaboticabal, SP) – 2nd Secretary

Guilherme de Paula Nogueira (Araçatuba, SP) – 1st Treasurer

Alexandre Rossetto Garcia (São Carlos, SP) – 2nd Treasurer

Felipe Perecin (Pirassununga, SP) – Scientific Director

Paula de Carvalho Papa (São Paulo, SP) – Scientific Director

José de Oliveira Carvalho (Alegre, ES) – Communication Director

Anthony César de Souza Castilho (Botucatu, SP) – Communication Collaborator

Mauricio Antonio Silva Peixer (Brasília, DF) – Commercial Director

Edmundo rocha vilela (Mineiros, GO) – Representative of Field Veterinarians

Hosting and Transportation

Sheraton Paiva Hotel & Convention Center, Avenida A 4, Paiva Reserve, Paiva Beach, Cabo de Santo Agostinho, Pernambuco, CEP 54.590-000

Located in Cabo de Santo Agostinho, on the southern coast of Pernambuco, the Sheraton Paiva Hotel & Convention Center is surrounded by lush nature and beautiful beaches. The hotel is located approximately 14 km from the International Airport and 30 minutes from the center of Recife. With a prime location, it is close to historic sites, shopping and vibrant nightlife. For a rest, it offers extremely cozy rooms and suites with contemporary decor. It has a complete infrastructure of leisure, including beach services, restaurants, bars, swimming pools and Spa. The sophisticated gastronomy includes Paiva Grill, The Beach Club and Club Lounge.

Promotional Rates
Values of Sheraton Paiva Hotel & Convention Center during XXXI Annual Meeting of SBTE
Value per person / 3 nights package between the period from August 17 to August 20, 2017:
– Single Apartment – R$ 1,621.80
already with 2% rate;
– Double Apartment – R$ 1,071.00
already with 2% rate;
– Triple Apartment – R$ 1,055.70
already with a 2% rate;

In order to pay these amounts negotiated by SBTE, it becomes necessary to identify itself as SBTE Group.

These promotional fares will be valid for 7 days before and 7 days after the official period of the event.
Check-in: 15h / Check-out: 12h

*NOTE: The need for Early Check-in or Late Check-out must be communicated in advance and will be confirmed by the hotel according to availability.

Daily Includes:
– cable TV, iHome dock station, individual safes, coffee shop and Sweet Sleeper Bed;
– The daily rate includes full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner – with 1 non-alcoholic beverage included), served in restaurants that are working with buffet service;
– Free internet use at the convention center.

Children Policy:
– 2 children up to 12 years in the same apartment of the parents, without extra bed, will have complimentary daily, including breakfast.
– Extra bed: $ 100.00 per night per bed, with a maximum of one extra bed per apartment.
– Children from 0 to 5 years courtesy; From 6 to 12 years 50% of the value and will be charged $ 30.00 per meal / per child.

Contacts for reservations and payments directly with the Hotel Sheraton Reserve Paiva & Convention Center.

Reservation Central
Phoone: +55 81 3312.2023
Katerina or Bárbara

Pre-book your reservation to get the benefit of paying in up to four (4) installments. Check the acceptance of the flag at the hotel.

For the congressman who opts not to stay at the official hotel of the event, SBTE obtained a differentiated rate at the Tryp by Wyndhan hotel, near the Sheraton Hotel.

HOTEL Tryp by Wyndham – Pernambuco

Price per person / 3 nights package between the period from August 17 to August 20, 2017:
– Single Apartment – R$ 850.50 already with 5%
– Double Apartment – R$ 425,25 already with 5%
– Triple Apartment: – R$ 315,00 already with 5%

In order to pay these amounts negotiated by SBTE, it becomes necessary to identify itself as SBTE Group.

These promotional fares will be valid for 7 days before and 7 days after the official period of the event.
Check-in: 2pm / Check-out: 12h

*NOTE: The need for Early Check-in or Late Check-out must be communicated in advance and will be confirmed by the hotel according to availability.

Contacts for reservations and payments directly with Hotel Tryp Pernambuco.

Reservation Central
Phoone: +55 81 3094-9706
Flavia França

Transfer Reservation 

Transfer to and from Recife Airport

SBTE is organizing an optional transfer with the company Luck Receptivo.

Forms of service provision:

Regular Transfer (value per person)
IN (Recife Airport / Sheraton)
OUT (Sheraton / Recife Airport)
Value: R $ 140,00


Child Policy:
From 2 to 11 years it pays 50%.

City Tour Recife & Olinda – R $ 65,00 per person
On this tour you will have the best of Recife and Olinda. Initially, there is a panoramic tour through Recife, including the three islands (Recife, Santo Antônio and Boa Vista), Maurice de Nassau Bridge, Republic Square where the Government Palace, the Santa Isabel Theater and the Palace of the Justice, House of Culture and the beautiful building erected in the middle of the 19th century to be used as a house of detention that currently t presents as a representative center of regional culture, with handicraft shops and typical foods.

In Olinda, you will visit Alto da Sé, with Churches of Sé and Misericórdia, from where you can see the most beautiful view of the cities of Recife and Olinda. In Carna-Val, people descend the slopes with a contagious enthusiasm, following the traditional and monumental dolls, like the Man of the Midnight, or going behind the blocs that adorn the carnival of the city, as the Pitombeira of the Four Corners and the Elephants. Olinda is considered Natural and Cultural Patrimony of the Humanity by Unesco. Then, visit to the aging park of cachaça in oak barrels from Cachaçaria Carvalheira, where you can get a sense of the process of manufacturing and aging the distillate, sugar and its derivatives. Final stop at Shopping Recife, the largest shopping mall in the city, which has as its main attraction the Pátio do Esculturas, one of the largest multiple exhibition areas in the Northeast.

Porto de Galinhas – R $ 80,00 per person
With crystalline waters, sparkling blue, where you can see small colored fishes and many other marine species, and immense coconut palms, the Beach of Porto de Galinhas gives itself the ideal concept of life and stunning natural beauty, on-de-usufruir The most sought after tranquility, inherent to the authentic colonies of fishermen. In the nineteenth century, it was a port for clandestine landing of slaves and today it is considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil.

In Porto de Galinhas, optional raft trips through the natural pools (subject to low tide) and buggy rides to the beaches of Pontal de Maracaípe and Muro Alto. Carneiros beach with catamaran ride included – R $ 90,00 per person

Praia dos Carneiros is one of the favorites for nautical sports among Pernambucans. The sea is calm, with ideal characteristics for a good dip: clear waters, shallow depth and plenty of space to have fun and sunbathe on its sands. The coconut palms make of Carneiros a beautiful example of the northeastern beach. Prepare to know a coastline chocked with coconut trees and white sands where the man almost does not make himself present. You will be charmed by the rudimentary nature, lush and wild. These beaches are exotic, unexplored and semi-desert.
– Departure of the tours with a minimum of 8 people;
– Prices do not include: meals, entrances to parks, forts, etc.

Information and Contact:
Luck Receptive

Fabiana Rodrigues
+55 81 3366-6262
+55 81 99141-8624

Cape of St. Augustine

The XXXI SBTE Annual Meeting will be held from August 17 to 19, 2017, at the Sheraton Paiva Hotel & Convention Center, located on Avenida A 4, Paiva Reserve, Paiva Beach, Cabo de Santo Agostinho, state of Pernambuco . The natural paradise of Cabo de Santo Agostinho is located 40 kilometers from Recife. Place with natural beauties of breathtaking beyond immense cultural wealth. It presents nine beaches distributed in an area of ??445 square kilometers, characterized by crystalline waters, white sands, sandstone reefs, volcanic rocks, natural pools, mangroves and coconut trees. The beaches are ideal for water sports such as diving and fishing. It also provides activities such as rappelling, trekking and paragliding. The cultural part includes churches, belvederes, cliffs and historical ruins dating from the seventeenth century. One of the favorite programs is the buggy ride. This tour offers the best way to visit the beaches, lookouts and the famous village of Nazaré, where they are to the historical ruins. During this tour, it is also possible to take the clay baths, famous for its aesthetic benefits.

Main Beaches


Cabo de Santo Agostinho boasts lots of green, crystal clear waters, wind, rocks, sand, rainforests and a rich fauna. This unforgettable setting has many adventures. At sea, amazing waves for surf or calm waters and strong winds for water sports. You can choose among the nine beaches, which is best for your style. At the Mirante da Pedra da Pimenta you will be facing a beautiful hang gliding flight, rappelling and climbing enjoying a breathtaking landscape. For bike rides or adventure walks, tourists can explore the most varied trails in the jungles of Camaçari, Zumbi, Cumaru and Duas Lagoas. Along the way you can observe the rich fauna and flora of the place, as well as refreshing lagoons and streams that adorn the paths. On the road to Praia do Paiva you can enjoy the pools of clay recognized by therapeutic powers. In the waterfall of the Gurjaú there are natural pools in the middle of rocks, that offer a wonderful bath in crystalline waters. You can also visit other places, such as the Gurjaú Ecological Reserve, the village of Nazare, the Engenho Massangana Cultural Center and get some local handicrafts.

Local of Event Location map and address

Avenida A, 4, Paiva Reserve, Paiva Beach,
Cabo de Santo Agostinho, Pernambuco,
CEP 54590 – 000, Brazil

Contact talk to us

Av. Treze de Maio, 511 – 3rd Floor – Room 302 – Centro, Jaboticabal – SP, Brazil, CEP: 14870-160

Telephone / fax: +55 16 3202 2491


Skype: sbte.sbte

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