FEMS Affiliates Letter - October 2020

Thursday, 29 October 2020 03:23
As member of the ÖGMBT you are automatically also member of the Federation of European Microbiology Societies (FEMS). The FEMS Affiliates Letter of October 2020 has the following content: Page 2-3: FEMS Microbiology News Page 4-7: New Research in the FEMS Journals Page 8-9: Grants Corner, Events & Opportunities Page 10: Deadlines, Videos & Extras See ÖGMBT Special - Page 9: Life Science Tuesday #5: Microbiome Innovations
FREE REGISTRATION FOR PERSONAL MEMBERS Our first Life Science Tuesday “Lipids and Metabolism” was well attended, the discussions in the breakout rooms were lively, the Short Talks by young talents were on a high standard and we were enthused by the quality and creativity of the Science Flashes. Thanks to all who participated! We expect no less at our next Life Science Tuesday #2/12 dedicated to “RNA Biology” supported by Lexogen – October 20 from 13:30 – 18:00 hrs, chaired by Brigitte Pertschy & Sebastian Falk.   Invited Speaker Marlene Oeffinger (Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal, CA) will be talking about “Nuclear mRNA metabolism directs specialization of the nuclear pore complex in yeast”, followed by 4 Short talks and 4 Science flashes by young talents. Last but not least, Renée Schroeder will be giving a presentation on the “Historical Perspective on RNA Research". Please find here the program/abstract booklet…
Dear colleagues, the Austrian Platform for Personalized Medicine (“Österreichische Plattform für Personalisiere Medizin” ÖPPM) is pleased to invite you to an Austrian-wide competition for students in (e-) health and IT sciences at Universities and Institutions for Applied Sciences during the annual (virtual!) ÖPPM meeting in autumn 2020.   „What means Personalized Medicine and Digitalization for you in your area of expertise?“   10 carefully chosen posters will be presented on the ÖPPM website and will be awarded with a certificate of the ÖPPM. The best 3 posters will be awarded (selection by the board of the ÖPPM) with a trophy money of € 500,-. Detailed information:  Submission deadline: October 16th, 2020 Electronic Format: pdf Dimensions for eventual printing: A0 Language: English Authors (with mail address for questions) and affiliations of your institution  Address for submissions and questions: Christoph Haudum, MSc, office[at]personalized-medicine.at Further information: https://www.personalized-medicine.at/4th-annual-meeting-of-the-oeppm/