Investing in the future of D-BSSE
The Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering (D-BSSE) at ETH Zurich in Basel and the University of Basel are looking to expand their collaboration. The cantons of Basel-Stadt and Basel-Landschaft are investing a total of CHF 10 million with a view to strengthening their collaboration in the field of personalised medicine and implementing new infrastructure measures.
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27 new projects approved
The results of the 11th and 12th calls for proposals are out. The Scientific Executive Board (SEB) of SystemsX.ch and the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) expert group have approved a total of 27 new research projects in the field of systems biology. The projects will be funded with a total of over CHF 5 million.
SystemsX.ch Postdoc Workshop 2016
SystemsX.ch is once more organizing a postdoc workshop in leadership and management skills. It will take place from February 17-18, 2016 in Gerzensee. As in 2015, the workshop will be run by hfp consulting and focus on topics such as key communication skills, dealing with conflict, or setting goals and priorities. Postdocs within the SystemsX.ch network are invited to participate in this course that will complement their present scientific work and be of great use in their future careers.
[BC]2 Basel Computational Biology Conference draws the masses
The 12th [BC]2 Basel Computational Biology Conference took place in June 2015 at the Congress Center Basel. The meeting was organized by the SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics and the University of Basel’s Biozentrum in collaboration with SystemsX.ch. The outstanding scientific program attracted almost 500 scientists from Switzerland and beyond working in a broad range of disciplines, including bioinformatics, biology, computational biology, medicine and systems biology.
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