3rd Programmable nucleases (CRISPR/Cas9) – Transgenesis Course – registration extended

This course is designed to give practical, hands-on training in current technologies and methods employing programmable nucleases (CRISPR/Cas9) – mediated genome manipulations in the generation of mice mutants. Date: April 16-20, 2018 Place: Prague-Vestec (BIOCEV), Czech Centre for Phenogenomics (hosted by the Institute of Molecular Genetics) Participants will gain theoretical knowledge from our expert instructors

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Job available – Head of Embryonic stem cell manipulation and transgenesis

The Czech Centre for Phenogenomics (CCP) Institute of Molecular Genetics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, v. v. i. invites applications for the following open post-doctoral position Head of Embryonic stem cell manipulation and transgenesis The Transgenic and Archiving Module of the CCP (http://www.phenogenomics.cz/) is seeking a motivated post-doc or senior specialist to join our

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Workshop Invitation – New innovative technology in rodent body temperature telemetry

Workshop – New innovative technology in rodent body temperature telemetry Focus on brown fat metabolism 23rd – 24th January 2018 Partners of INFRAFRONTIER, the European Research Infrastructure for phenotyping and archiving of model mammalian genomes, offer an excellent training opportunity in using innovative technology for rodent body temperature telemetry. The workshop will be hosted by

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INFRAFRONTIER2020 Project – Trans-national Access call – November 2017

INFRAFRONTIER2020 Project – Trans-national Access call – November 2017 Precision mammalian model development Context and aim of the call INFRAFRONTIER is the European Research Infrastructure for phenotyping, archiving and distribution of model mammalian genomes. The INFRAFRONTIER Research Infrastructure provides access to first-class tools and data for biomedical research, and thereby contributes to improving the understanding

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IMPC is a research infrastructures of global relevance

The International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium Global Research Infrastructures (IMPC GRI) addresses one of the grand challenges for biology and biomedical science in the 21st century – to determine the function of all the genes in the human genome and their role in disease. A recent report by the Group of Senior Officials on Global Research

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Attractive job vacancy – PhD position in genome editing technologies

The Czech Centre of Phenogenomics, Institute of Molecular Genetics ASCR invites applications for the open PhD position in genome editing technologies (ESR) for the Marie Skłodowska Curie ETN-training network “Improving Genome Editing Efficiency” (IMGENE). STARTING DATE: March 2018 DURATION: 36 Months EU RESEARCH RESEARCH AND INNOVATION PROGRAMME: H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER: 765269) Project Title:

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INFRAFRONTIER2020 Project – Trans-national Access call – July 2017 Derivation of germ-free mice (axenic service) call

As part of Infrafrontier consortium we would like to inform our user about following call INFRAFRONTIER2020 Project – Trans-national Access call – July 2017 Derivation of germ-free mice (axenic service) call Call information and application form Context and aim of the call INFRAFRONTIER is the European Research Infrastructure for phenotyping, archiving and distribution of model

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Report from 2nd Programmable Nucleases Course April 2017

Lluis Montoliu Research Scientist Departament of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Centre of Biotechnology (CNB-CSIC)   Dear colleagues and friends, From the 3rd – 7th April we had the 2nd edition of the Nuclease hands-on Course at the CCP-BIOCEV, in Prague, nicely organized by Radislav Sedlacek, Inken Beck and colleagues. I think it was a

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2nd Programmable Nucleases Course – OPEN LECTURES

As part of the CCP programmable nuclease course, the following lectures will be open lectures. Lectures will be held in the main BIOCEV conference hall (Kinosál) Průmyslová 595, Vestec and selected lectures (Live at IMG) will be broadcasted live in the Milan Hašek Auditorium at IMG.   Monday 3rd April 16:15 Historical perspective – how

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