BIPs 2009

Bridge 2 Industry Projects Approved in 2009:

Title: Identification of Synaptic Core Pathways as Targets for Autism Treatment
Applicant: Prof. Peter Scheiffele (UniBS)
Industry Partner: Dr. Will Spooren, Hoffmann - La Roche
Scientific Fields/Keywords:

  • Neuroscience
  • Autism
  • Synapse
  • Mouse models
  • Pharmacological treatment
  • Neural development

Title: Rule-based Models for Drug-Target Identification: the TOR Pathway as a Case Study
Applicant: Dr. Heinz Koeppl (EPFL)
Industry Partner: Dr. Peter Grass and Dr. Stefan Wetzel, Novartis Institutes of Biomedical Research
Scientific Fields/Keywords:

  • Computational systems biology
  • Drug-target identification
  • Pathway perturbations
  • Signal transduction


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