💖 Happy #WorldHeartDay!
🧫 In this video, a pulsating cardioid, derived from human stem cells in their early stages of differentiation, offers a front-row seat to the captivating spectacle of microscopic existence. Our scientists immortalized these miniature replicas of human heart with a Axiocam 208 color camera and AXIO microscope by Zeiss.
#LifeSciences #AI #Symposium - Artificial Intelligence for Life - "The English-language symposium is free of charge and also open to external participants (without prior AI knowledge). A full day is planned with various topics related to AI and life sciences in the broadest sense." - Key Note: Dr. Martin Junghans, CTO Innovation Studios, IBM Deutschland GmbH - 20.10.2023, 09:00 - 16:00, Online, English - #University of applied sciences Weihenstephan-Triesdorf https://www.hswt.de/newsroom/veranstaltungskalender/detail/fachsymposium-artificial-intelligence-for-life
🌐 What's the research roadmap to unravel the long-term neurological and psychiatric effects of COVID-19? Joachim Schultze (DZNE) explains the international research project NEUROCOV, developed by Human Technopole and the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, and involves ten institutes from seven countries.
// Hector Research Career Development Award //
W1 assistant professors or junior research group leaders up to 7 years after the PhD can now apply for the HFA Career Development Award! | Prize money: € 25,000 #naturalsciences #lifesciences #psychology
Current project: "Protocol GPT" using a combination of #ai techniques to answer natural language questions that #clinicaltrial site staff and patients might ask. Directly cites the relevant pages from the study protocol when providing responses. The goal is to improve patient safety and protocol adherence by making the trial materials more accessible. Stay tuned for more! #lifesciences #pharma #healthcare
🔬Science needs good microscopy images: how can we ensure they are clear, informative, and accessible?
👀 How do we study #cancer? You're watching the cryosectioning of a liver biopsy containing metastatic colon tumor. The staining allows for the visualization of cellular abnormalities & tissue architecture > https://www.instagram.com/p/CxCtG4-Mpg4/
Thanks to Ilaria Mulas from our Computational Biology Research Centre!
🔬 CryoSTEM tomography enables the 3D reconstruction of intact vitrified cells in regions up to 1 micron thick. Dr. Sharon G. Wolf, senior research fellow at the Weizmann Institute of Science in the Electron Microscopy Unit, discusses the opportunities and challenges associated with its application in biomedical research.
🤝 Welcome aboard!
🎉 We're thrilled to announce that Marino Zerial has officially taken the helm as the new Director of Human Technopole, leading the way in advancing #lifesciences research 👉 https://humantechnopole.it/en/news/welcome-to-our-new-director-marino-zerial/
🔬 How to unveil a Chlamy organisation without expensive instruments and specific training?
Our Pigino Group with the University of Geneva, developed an ExM-based protocol to visualise the 3D ultrastructural organisation of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii by using conventional optical light microscopes.
✌️ Published in Bio-protocol and available now to the research community.
📊 New to the world of #statistics?
"KI ist reduziert auf die Ebene der Kognition und wird ausgeführt in einer Maschine, die größtenteils separiert ist von der Umwelt (bis auf einen Stromanschluss). Natürliche Intelligenz ist hingegen eingebettet in größere und kleinere Systeme, die alle zielgerichtetes Verhalten zeigen."
Eine sehr alarmierende Entwicklung in der Wissenschaft zeigt der erste Beitrag der heutigen nano-Sendung auf 3sat. Es geht um unsere Glaubwürdigkeit als Wissenschaftler und am Ende kann es auch um Menschenleben gehen. 👉🏻 https://www.3sat.de/wissen/nano/230828-sendung-fake-news-in-der-wissenschaft-nano-100.html
#Wissenschaft #forschung #medizin #lifesciences #KI #IchbinHanna #nano
👨🔬 From ant genomics to human gene expression, explore the scientific journey of Rodrigo Pracana - Functional Genomics Computation Scientific Service Unit - and gather insights about HT research.
"I was warned from the start that science can be a rollercoaster of emotions, with the worst of disappointments and the best achievements happening on the same day. Don’t let it get to you and enjoy the ride!"
🔬 How can we effectively combine genetics and health records to devise better public health policies?
Andrea Ganna, associate professor at the University of Helsinki and Group Leader at the Institute of Molecular Medicine of Finland, is researching the use of polygenic risk scores to identify individuals at high risk of cardiovascular diseases and breast cancer.
🧬 Ready to bring innovation to the scientific community? Join us!
📢 We're hiring heads, managers, specialists, technicians, and more in our National Facilities teams.
A few days to apply!
🔎 Data Handling & Analysis ➡️ https://careers.humantechnopole.it/o/head-of-facility-national-facility-for-data-handling-and-analysis
🔎 Genome Engineering ➡️ https://careers.humantechnopole.it/
🔎 CryoEM & Structural Biology ➡️ https://careers.humantechnopole.it/o/electron-microscopy-seniorjunior-em-specialists
Regeneron expands Eylea's label with high-dose approval -- Merck's Keytruda will top pharma's sales rankings in 2028 -- Which US regions are on the rise for life sciences? -- See more on our front page news http://bit.ly/w28kSd #Regeneron #eylea #merck #keytruda #pharmasales #lifesciences #pharma #pharmanews #biotech #biopharma #biotechnology #cafepharma
Publikations- und Informationsmanager (m/w/d) (S-0007), unbefristet in Vollzeit, maximal Entgeltgruppe E12 TVÖD (Bund) Max-Planck-Institut für Meteorologie | Bewerbungsfrist: 31.08.2023 https://jobs.mpimet.mpg.de/jobposting/bb5c24646cabf948ebc7747f3f24ff01f312526f0 | https://jobs.openbiblio.eu/stellenangebote/92236/ #openbibliojobs #Informationstechnik #Diplom-Archivar #LifeSciences #Biologie #Chemiker #Physiker #ITler
In Denmark's Medicon Valley, pharmaceutical companies are thriving
The fast-growing industry, which employs over 50,000 people, has become a key sector in the Danish economy.
Azzur Group celebrated the groundbreaking on Bay Farm Island for their newest Cleanrooms on Demand™ building with City officials and business leaders. Adam Gillitt reports the facility will service the needs of Bay Area life science and biotechnology companies.
Highly recommend this morning’s Rest Is Politics Leading #podcast interview with #FrancisCrickInstitute’s Sir Paul Nurse. Why UK government should invest more in #science, why we need to rejoin #Horizon asap etc etc.
Infographic – U.S. Life Science Venture Activity Keeps Falling
Investments in life science start-ups in the U.S. show continued declines into the second quarter of 2023, reaching levels not seen in four or five years.
„Wer denkt was?“ — Unser traditionelles #Essay-Sommerheft ist frisch draußen: 16 Akteure rund um die #LifeSciences schreiben über ihre eigenen „heißen“ Themen – darunter #Corona, #WissZeitVG, #OpenData, #Evolution, #KI u.v.a.m. …
— Das komplette Heft gibt's online hier: https://www.laborjournal.de/rubric/aktuell/index.php
Venture Fund to Back Life Science A.I. Start-Ups
A new venture fund says it's investing in health and life science start-ups implementing advanced technologies, particularly artificial intelligence, that promise to transform the field.
Cool in summer? Cucumber slices!🥒
🔬 Our researchers slice cells & mini-brains with precision on a 200µm scale using Aquilos2 microscope. They investigate diseases by imaging tiny molecules with electrons, combining with SOLIST technique for faster prep: weeks to days!
🧐 Learn more about SOLIST: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2023.05.11.540146v1
“The Cancer Dependency Map provides the list of genes that are essential for a given cell type. This allows the researchers to understand which are the vulnerable genes in the model system they're working on”.
The public call for the pre-selection of experts who will form the Standing Independent Evaluation Committee for access to the National Facilities developed at HT has been published by the Italian Ministries of University and Research and of Health.
Joining an inspirational group of scientists, this lifelong honor recognizes his significant contributions to the #lifesciences.
"ZB MED – Information Centre for #LifeSciences in Cologne, [...] is the central specialist #library for #medicine, #public health, #nutrition, environmental and agricultural sciences in Germany. The focus is on collection development, full text supply and projects in the field of information sciences.
Congratulations to our colleagues David Bate & Marie-Therese Wolfram for being awarded London Mathematical Society (LMS) Whitehead Prizes!
▶️ David Bate is awarded a Whitehead Prize for his fundamental contributions to the development of Geometric Measure Theory in the metric setting, including the characterisations of rectifiability in terms of projections and in terms of tangent planes.
▶️ Marie-Therese Wolfram is awarded a Whitehead Prize for her groundbreaking contributions to applied partial differential equations, mathematical modelling in socio-economic applications and the life sciences, and numerical analysis of partial differential equations.
🥇Congrats to ERC grantee Julia Mahamid for receiving the 2023 #EMBO Gold #Medal for her #innovative research on structural cell biology and 3D microscopy!
For more insights on her work, read the interview 👇
#genetics #RNA @EMBLHeidelberg @embl
EMBO: “Switches between fields sometimes happen completely by serendipity,” says structural biologist Julia Mahamid, who receives the EMBO Gold Medal 2023. Read the full interview:
🧠 Neurogenesis and brain development depend on a delicate balance between symmetric and asymmetric division of neural stem cells.
🔬 New research by our Taverna and Kalebic Groups, in collaboration with Tanja Vogel from The University of Freiburg, reveals that the chromatin modifier DOT1L controls brain neurogenesis through asparagine metabolism in apical progenitor cells.
👨🔬👩🔬Together we win! Thanks to the collaboration with Università di Torino we'll be pioneering the development of advanced methods for detecting cancer biomarkers using oligonucleotide sequencing.
🚀 Embark on your scientific journey with us!
We offer 20 fully funded 4-year #PhD scholarships to aspiring young scientists from around the world through the #SEMM PhD Program in Systems #Medicine. Pursue a doctoral degree in Computational #Biology, Structural Biology, #Genomics or #Neurogenomics.
Apply by 24 July! More details > https://humantechnopole.it/en/news/20-fully-funded-phd-scholarships-at-ht-through-semm/
Automated Life Science A.I. Generation System Unveiled
A #bioengineering lab created a #system to make it easier for life scientists to use machine learning for data analysis, without writing their own #algorithms. https://sciencebusiness.technewslit.com/?p=44928
Writing Gaia: The Scientific Correspondence of James Lovelock and Lynn Margulis
Edited by Bruce Clarke, Texas Tech University, Sébastien Dutreuil, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Aix-Marseille University
🔬 Discover how to turn your scientific discoveries into real-world products and services that benefit society!
🧐 In partnership with Netval and IUSS Pavia.
If you liked the show last month, it's time for part two! Today on the Developer Stories podcast we continue our series on Life Sciences Consulting and join Tyler Burns in Germany(!) as he figures out everything from German tax law to himself.
Newly closed #Allston liquor store could be torn down for a life-sciences building #Boston #LifeSciences #construction https://www.universalhub.com/2023/newly-closed-allston-liquor-store-could-be-torn
Jetzt tröten sie auch noch!
Die Einstein Stiftung Berlin ist #neuhier im Fediverse, wir freuen uns auf den Austausch und die Vernetzung mit euch und Ihnen.
Wir fördern Wissenschaft und Forschung in Berlin auf internationalem Spitzenniveau. Dabei ehrt die Stiftung das Wirken Albert Einsteins und seine herausragende Bedeutung für Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft in Berlin und der Welt.
Tree of life. Designed by Leonard Eisenberg, has been drawn to show all the major, and some of the minor, branches of life tied to a geologic time scale. Enjoy it!
Being new on mastodon, it’s time for some words of #introduction: We are the Digital Science Center (DiSC), a faculty-spanning, interdisciplinary research area at the University of Innsbruck, Austria.
Our team of researchers and teachers pools expertise in #ComputerScience, #Mathematics, #TechnicalSciences, #NaturalSciences, #LifeSciences, #Humanities, and #SocialSciences. Our mission is to integrate and promote the digitalization of scientific research.
Diatoms on #sand grains visualized using scanning electron microscopy! #Diatoms are a type of microalgae that have intricate and delicate silica shells. Scanning electron microscopy provides incredible detail, allowing us to appreciate the intricacies of #diatom morphology. #ScanningElectronMicroscopy #microscopy #naturephotography #scienceart #microscopicworld #microscopy #biology #lifesciences #silica #science #sciencemastodon #biomineral #biomaterials
– "Strange but beautiful" (@JimiHendrix)
From the latest electron microscopy advances to optogenetics, 3D organoid cultures and "omics" techiques, the new editorial on Frontiers by Felipe Mora Bermúdez from @mpicbg , Giuseppe Testa (Head of our Neurogenomics Research Centre) and Elena Taverna (Group Leader of our Neurogenomics Research Centre) illustrates the latest advancements in the cell biology of brain development and evolution
Five-building residential and #LifeSciences complex with a museum could rise on long vacant parcel on Tremont Street across from police headquarters
#Roxbury #Boston #BPDA https://www.universalhub.com/2023/five-building-residential-and-life-sciences
Developer to file plans for two #LifeSciences buildings on Washington Street in the #SouthEnd
Time for an #introduction!
I'm Siru, a #Finnish #translator specializing in #lifesciences. I also teach 🇫🇮 here in #Barcelona. I'm a #hyperpolyglot, currently learning #Nahuatl, and a #soprano trying to nail gutturals in a #metalmusic school. 🤘🏻
I was told to use hashtags, so härifrån tvättas:
#languages #linguistics #archeology #eurovision #knitting #documentaries #grammar #ancienthistory #historicallinguistics #choir #multilingual #INFP #euskera #basqueicelandicpidgin #málfræði #dinosaurs
I'm Bawan and I'm currently working as #OpenScience advisor for #UtrechtUniversity at the faculty for social sciences. My background is in the #LifeSciences, where I recently successfully defended my thesis on #AnimalPersonality. I will be tooting mostly about open science and work that I am involved in. Nice to meet you :)
If you have missed my talk "Respirators, Runtime Errors, Regulations" at #mch2022 it is now available for streaming: https://media.ccc.de/v/mch2022-179-respirators-runtime-errors-regulations-a-journey-into-medical-software-realization - thank you, fantastic media team! #HealthIT #LifeSciences #medicaldevice #medicalsoftware
🔬Dreaming of a Postdoc position to work with the most advanced technologies in the world for #StructuralBiology?
Have a look at the Coscia Group project funded by ERC on #thyroid 👉 https://careers.humantechnopole.it/o/postdoc-coscia-group
#Science #Research #Bioscience #Biology #LifeSciences #BiologicalSciences #Academia #AcademicChatter #AcademicFedi #ScienceFedi #ScienceMastodon #AcademicMastodon #Academic #Scientist #University #Lab #Data #DataViz #Omics #Music #Piano #Keys #Jazz #Funk #Blues #LiveMusic #Art #Photography #Photographs #Design #Cricket #Birds #BirdLife #Wildlife #NaturalWorld #Nature @thebyronlab
With so many more Twitter expats arriving, I'm going to do a new #introduction
#maytheforcebewithyou fellow extinct pachyderms! 🐘
Hallo Fediverse, ich bin Susa, Fan der #Wissenschaft, insbesondere, aber nicht ausschließlich #LifeSciences, interessiere mich für #Inklusion und #Diversität, mache gerne alles, was man selbst machen kann (#Heimwerk, #Bastelkram, #nähen, #bauen, #3dDruck) und brenne für die #Feuerwehr.
Auf Mastodon bin ich schon länger, jetzt aber auf dieser schönen (mehr oder minder) Heimatinstanz.
It's time I make a proper #introduction 👋
My name is Eric, I'm a statistician in #lifesciences pushing the envelope with cutting-edge algorithms and tools.
I'm the creator of the R-Podcast, #shiny developer series, & @email@example.com Highlights to learn out loud and showcase amazing tools and stories straight from developers and practitioners.
Go Podcasting! :pci:
Hi Fediverse! 👋
Take a look at our current issue, with a gorgeous photo on the cover taken by one of our staff editors when she lived in #SouthAfrica