Ten travel grants for the SBHD 2015 in Heidelberg
SystemsX.ch is sponsoring the International Conference on Systems Biology of Human Disease 2015, which will take place in Heidelberg from July 6 to 8. Besides sponsoring the conference, the Swiss Initiative in Systems Biology is also offering 10 travel grants for PhD students and postdocs within SystemsX.ch projects. The grants cover travel and accommodation costs for up to CHF 750. If you would like to apply for a travel grant or have any questions, please send an email by June 15 to admin(at)systemsx.ch. The grants will be awarded on a first come, first served basis.
More information on the SBHD 2015 and registration»
Cracking the Prion Puzzle
A multidisciplinary team around prion researcher Adriano Aguzzi is using small RNA molecules to gain deeper insights into disease processes. “Small RNAs” is one of the University of Zurich’s eleven clinical research priority programs (CRPPs). UZH News is presenting a series of features on these programs.
Adriano Aguzzi is the PI of the SystemsX.ch MRD Project PrionX.
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ZHAW becomes new SystemsX.ch partner
SystemsX.ch welcomes the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) as its 15th partner. The new partner organization has achieved an outstanding reputation in applied research. Several of the ZHAW’s institutes are active in systems biology, and one research group is already involved in a SystemsX.ch MRD Project.
SystemsX.ch – now with 15 partners»
New board members
SystemsX.ch welcomes Alfred Zippelius and Uwe Sauer as new members of the Scientific Executive Board (SEB). They replace Jörg Schifferli and Ruedi Aebersold, who have stepped down from their positions on the board. more»