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Animating Molecular Biology by Janet Iwasa

Animating Molecular Biology by Janet Iwasa | iBB | Scoop.it
Janet Iwasa will be giving a talk entitled "Animating Molecular Biology", Thursday the 4th april at 14:30 h in room VA4, IST (Alameda). In her talk, Janet will discuss how to creat accurate and compelling molecular and cellular visualizations to support research, learning and scientific communication. Janet is a research assistant professor in the Biochemistry Department of the University of Utah. Her award-winning illustrations and animations have appeared in scientific journals including Nature, Science and Cell, as well as in the New York Times. Her work as also been featured on television and museum exhibits. She was named a 2017 TED senior fellow and recongized as one of the "100 Leading Global Thinkers" of 2014 and one of the "100 Most Creative People" in 2012. The talk is part of The American Corners program.
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Workshop on Molecular Geometry and Visualization

Workshop on Molecular Geometry and Visualization | iBB | Scoop.it

A Workshop on Molecular Geometry and Visualization will be held next Friday, 11th September at the Centro de Congressos of IST (Alameda).  The workshop is organized by Prof. Joaquim Jorge from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of IST and will feature a talk on Predictive and Scalable Macro­Molecular Modeling by Prof. Chandrajit  Bajaj of the University of Texas at Austin. Miguel Prazeres from BERG-iBB will also be presenting ("Exploring Biomolecular Interactions in Paper-based Biosensors"). Follow this link to learn more:  https://sites.google.com/site/amopworkshop2015/

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Seminar "From Catalysis to Microalgae - The Professional Journey of a Biological Engineer From IST"

Seminar "From Catalysis to Microalgae - The Professional Journey of a Biological Engineer From IST" | iBB | Scoop.it

Dr. Luís Costa from A4F-Algae for Future, a bioengineering company aiming at the development of projects for the industrial production of microalgae, will be giving a seminar next Friday the 12th May, at 12h00m, in Room Va2, IST (Alameda). Dr. Luis Costa, a former graduate of Biological Engineering from IST will be speaking about his educational and professional background, highlighting the areas of heterogeneous catalysis with enzymes and zeolites and  of industrial scale microalgae production. The talk is part of the seminar series of the Bioengineering Department at IST.

 

Photo: Nannochloropsis sp. CSIRO 2009,  CC Attribution 3.0 Unported. From https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CSIRO_ScienceImage_10697_Microalgae.jpg

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Seminar on Rational Design of Microbes for Competitive Biotechnological Processes by Dr. Simão Soares

Seminar on Rational Design of Microbes for Competitive Biotechnological Processes by Dr. Simão Soares | iBB | Scoop.it

Dr. Simão Soares, the CEO of SilicoLife, a company that provides dedicated models, robust algorithms and user-friendly software tools to accelerate strain design and bioprocess optimization, therefore accelerating R&D efforts and shortening the time to market of new biotechnology-based products, will be giving a talk on "Rational design of microbes for competitive biotechnological processes" Monday the  11th May, at 17h00m, in Room QA1.1, IST (Alameda) in the context of the curricular unit “Microbial Cell Factories”. 

 

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Talk on Miniaturization of Chromatography by Inês Pinto at the 10th HIC/RPC Hydrophobic Bioprocessing Conference

Talk on Miniaturization of Chromatography by Inês Pinto at the 10th HIC/RPC Hydrophobic Bioprocessing Conference | iBB | Scoop.it
Inês Pinto from BERG-iBB is giving a talk entitled "Miniaturization of chromatography for rapid optimization of antibodies separations: multiplexed screening of different ligands and target molecules." at the HIC/RPC Hydrophobic Bioprocessing Conference, held in Scottsdale, Arizona/USA (13th-16th February). The Conference is focused on the hydrophobic nature of biological targets and the science related to their isolation and purification by chromatography and other modes of separation. Click on title to learn more.
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Seminar on "PAT Tools for the Pharma Industries" by Emil W. Ciurczak

Seminar on "PAT Tools for the Pharma Industries" by Emil W. Ciurczak | iBB | Scoop.it

Dr. Emil W. Ciruczak, a renowed specialist in the areas of Near-Infrared, Raman, PAT, QbD and DoE will be giving a talk entitled "PAT Tools for the Pharma Industries" this Wednesday the 27th May, at 14h30m, in Room Q4.6, IST (Alameda). Dr. Ciruczak will be hosted by Prof. José Cardoso de Menezes and the seminar is organized in the context of the Master in Pharmaceutical Engineering. 

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Seminar on Human Hematopoietic Stem Cells by Dr Fernando Anjos-Afonso

Seminar on Human Hematopoietic Stem Cells by Dr Fernando Anjos-Afonso | iBB | Scoop.it

Dr. Fernando Anjos-Afonso of the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute at Cardiff School of Biosciences, will be giving a talk entitled "Notching up Human Hematopoietic Stem Cells to control their cell fate decisions and expansion" Friday the  8th May, at 11h00m, in Room 1.38, IST (TagusPark). Dr. Anjos-Afonso was awarded the Jane Hodge Research Fellowship at the European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute in 2015, to investigate different cell-to-cell communication signalling pathways that control human haematopoietic stem cell activity and to determine how these pathways are exploited or avoided by certain leukaemias.

 

Photo: A colony of embryonic stem cells (centre). Ryddragyn 2006, Public domain.  https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Humanstemcell.JPG

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