IMPC Annual Conference

21. 03. 2023 Event

9 – 11 July 2023, Oxford, United Kingdom / The overarching theme and title of the conference are: The Power of Mouse Genetics: Opportunities for Genomic and Precision Medicine The annual IMPC meeting is an important international gathering to discuss and reflect on the vital role of mouse genetics in human genetics, and genomic and…

New Czech laboratory for research on lethal viruses

10. 03. 2023 Information News Service

The new state-of-the-art BSL-3 laboratory for work with highly infectious viruses and bacteria in the Czech Republic was opened on 9 March at the Czech Centre for Phenogenomics (Institute of Molecular Genetics of the Czech Academy of Sciences in the BIOCEV centre). When it is fully operational, it will raise the level of Czech research…

January IMCF Picture of the Month awarded to Miles Raishbrook

03. 03. 2023 Information News

PhD student Miles Raishbrook from the Czech Centre for Phenogenomics was awarded with the January Picture of the Month. Competition is organized by the Imaging Methods Core Facility at BIOCEV campus .

Fokus na vzácná onemocnění: vzniká Aliance pro výzkum a terapie vzácných nemocí

02. 03. 2023 Information News

V předvečer Světového dne vzácných onemocnění dne 27. února 2023 uspořádalo České centrum pro fenogenomiku při Ústavu molekulární genetiky AV ČR s partnery diskusi předních odborníků k tématům vzácných onemocnění v prostorách Magenta Experience Centre na Praze 4. Cílem akce bylo představit široké veřejnosti problematiku vzácných onemocnění z pohledu vědců v základním výzkumu, lékařů a pacientských organizací a vznik…

EU provides grants for cutting-edge cancer research through canSERV

02. 03. 2023 Call News

Applications for innovative proposals to harness canSERV´s unified oncology services launches this week. A first of its kind, the largest European-wide consortium of research infrastructures is offering free-of-charge transnational access to cutting-edge services to develop breakthrough personalised cancer treatments. The complexity of cancer requires a multidisciplinary treatment approach, integrating patient- and tumour-specific information at different…

Applications for the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master MorphoPHEN are now OPEN

16. 02. 2023 Information News

Human Diseases Models Morphological Phenotyping (MorphoPHEN) consists of an integrated and interdisciplinary Erasmus Mundus Joint Master. It is conceived to alleviate the real shortage of experts in morphological mouse phenotyping, which is needed to generate a positive impact of preclinical biomedicine and improve human translatability (from the bench to the bedside). MorphoPHENis a one-year Erasmus…

Scientists discover rare antibodies that block all SARS-CoV-2 variant

14. 02. 2023 News Paper

More than ten million sequences of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus had to be examined by an international team of scientists to find universal weaknesses of coronaviruses that do not change even with frequent mutations and the emergence of new variants. Analysis of patient samples then revealed rare antibodies that block all previously known SARS-CoV-2 variants, as…

Focus on rare diseases

13. 02. 2023 Event Lecture

27 February 2023, Prague + online / Discussions by leading experts on rare disease topics on the occasion of World Rare Disease Day LINK TO ONLINE STREAM:

International Angelman Day on February 15 

02. 02. 2023 Event Lecture

15 February 2023, Prague + online / On the occasion of the International Angelman Day, the Association of Gene Therapy (ASGENT) and the Czech Centre for Phenogenomics are organizing a panel discussion on the latest trends in the diagnosis of rare diseases, new developments in gene therapy, and on how to support research in your…

CCP preclinical services in a nutshell

02. 02. 2023 Information News Service

Are you interested in our preclinical services? Download our latest leaflet with an overview of services we provide to our users in the area of preclinical services.