20.12.2016 Postdoc Workshop November 2016

For the third time, organized a Postdoc workshop on leadership and management skills. The two-day course in Muri bei Bern addressed the human aspects of doing science, in order to influence and support both the present scientific work and future careers of the participating  postdocs. The workshop was run by hfp consulting, a company which exclusively focuses on training and coaching life scientists.
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3rd International Conference on Systems Biology

The third and final International Conference will bring together world-class scientists from a variety of disciplines who apply quantitative and systems-wide approaches to research in the life sciences from September 4-7, 2017 in Zurich. The conference will take place at the ETH Zurich, with the opening day in the main building (Zentrum) and the following three days in Hönggerberg. This event will represent the conclusion of the initiative. The program will reflect the current state-of-the-art in the now maturing field of systems biology research, highlighting quantitative approaches at multiple scales, from single molecules and cells to whole tissues and organisms.
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Forscher finden «Krebssignatur» in Proteinen

Forscher am Biozentrum der Universität Basel haben die Herstellung ribosomaler Proteine in unterschiedlichen Geweben untersucht und entdeckt, dass verschiedene Krebsarten eine spezifische Signatur aufweisen. Diese «Krebssignatur» könnte sich auch zur Prognose des Krankheitsverlaufs eignen. Diese Forschungsarbeit wurde von mit einem Transition Postdoc Fellowship unterstützt.
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Science Congress "We Scientists Shape Science"

Science has become bigger and faster. But we also have to make it better! We want science to be creative, solid, open, and helpful for society, and a good career opportunity for talented young people. Let’s start to change what it means to be a scientist! Join the congress "We Scientists Shape Science" - an initiative by the Swiss Academy of Sciences and the Swiss Science and Innovation Council on 26-27 January, 2017 in Bern.
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