11 december 2013- Dr. Fabio Cecconi - CNR Complex Sistems - Roma - “Nanopore technology: can Physics meet biology?”
29 november 2013 - Dr. Teva Vernoux - Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon - France - “Generating robust developmental patterns at the shoot apical merisistem”
15 november 2013 - Dr. Michelangelo Campanella - Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences UCL London U.K. - “The ATPase inhibitory factor 1 (ATPIF1) regulates mitochondrial commitment to cell death and quality control”
Seminar 25 october 2013 Dr. Jessica Li Project Coordinator – BGI - Europe “NGS application and perspective in BGI – Beijing Genomics Institute"
FRIDAY 4 october 2013, h 9.30 a.m. “Il futuro delle Biotecnologie”, Dr Massimo Iacobelli (Techitra Srl,Milano) in collaboration with Federfarma and Assobiotec , in the occasion of the 2013 European Biotech Week and of the Welcome address to the first year students of the BS in Biotechnology
Nature Protocols has published a detailed protocol for optimally measuring glutathione (GSH) and glutathione disulphide (GSSG) concentrations developed by Isabella Dalle Donne and Aldo Milzani, from the Department of Biosciences, in collaboration with Ranieri Rossi and Daniela Giustarini, from the Department of Life Sciences, University of Siena and researchers from the Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center (San Antonio, Texas, USA).
Carole Wilson Head of Fish Facilities, Division of Biosciences University College London – U.K. “Zebrafish Husbandry and Welfare”
On September 25, 11.30 am, Prof. Takashi Yonetani will hold a seminar: "The oxygen-affinity of hemoglobin is regulated by effector-linked protein dynamics rather than the T / R-quaternary structural changes"
Elena Cattaneo, Professor of Pharmacology at the Department of Biosciences, was appointed Senator for life by President Giorgio Napolitano on August 30. The appointment recognizes Prof. Cattaneo’s scientific value and commitment in defense of a serious scientific research policy. The Department of Biosciences joins the countless signs of appreciation and congratulations that were sent from all over the world to our colleague on the occasion of this high recognition.
The Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (National Academy of Italy) and the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (National Research Council) promote an International Conference on the Biophysics of Photosynthesis. The Congress Venue is located within the structures of the National Academy, at Rome, and will be held between the 28-30 Octpober 2013. The conference will be largely dedicated to the biophysical aspects of photosynthesis and will bring together prominent scientists from all over Europe.