A glimpse into the 1st RSG Lux congress!

RSG Luxembourg organised its 1st congress along with the 2nd beneluxfr student symposium on the 26th of November 2016 in Maison du savoir, Campus Belval.
The congress theme was: Analyze, standardize, commercialize and was an opportunity to dive into current challenges of systems biology from different perspectives of analysis, standards and entrepreneurship.

Academic Theme: Standards in systems biology

1st RSG Luxembourg and 2nd Beneluxfr student symposium

The 1st RSG Luxembourg congress and the 2nd Beneluxfr student symposium will take place on the 26th of November, Maison du savoir, Campus Belval.
The general theme "Analyze, Standardize, Commercialize" covers a professional sub-theme "Public-private partnerships in computational biology" and an academic sub-theme "Standards in systems biology".
Experts from Germany, France, Luxembourg and Portugal in both of the themes accepted the invitation of RSG Luxembourg for the congress.

September Pizza Club

The September pizza club began with the election of the new Doctoral School Representatives. Congratulations to Anna Sophia Monzel and Jonathan Arias!! Looking forward to working together.

Zoe Hanss talked presented "Evidence for α-synuclein prions causing multiple system atrophy in humans with parkinsonism" by Prusiner SB et al. http://www.pnas.org/content/112/38/E5308.abstract
you can find her slides here

PhD retreat 2016

On June 21st, 2016 the first ever PhD retreat took place in Abbaye Neumünster, with the theme Life after a PhD.
For the Computational Biology session, we contacted two young researchers:

  • Magali Michaut, postdoc at Netherlands Cancer institute, ISCBSC cofounder
  • Nicola Bonzanni, co-founder of ENPICOM