MEL-PLEX Conference

On May 2018 the MEL-PLEX Consortium will host its final meeting with invited keynote experts in melanoma research from signalling to transnational medicine and the latest advances in the clinic.

The conference will be hosted in Fiuggi, Italy as a satellite event of the European Workshops on Cell Death (EWCD).

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Stuttgart school pupils hosted by MEL-PLEX PhD candidates at University

On March 9th 2017 pupils from a Stuttgart local school (Albert-Magnus-Gymnasiums) visited the Institute of Cell Biology and Immunology at University of Stuttgart and were received a general background on how a research project works and were introduced to cutting-edge techniques used by MEL-PLEX to carry our their projects.

Taking part in the research interaction day were PhD candidates Biswajit Podder, Cristiano Gutta and Vesna Vetma.

MEL-PLEX on Mini-Science TY Programme 2017

As part of the Mini-science programme hosted by RCSI for transition year students on February 2017 and later on an visit from Loretto College in March 2017, the MEL-PLEX programme manager, Dr Isabela Aparicio, discussed with the school pupils the trends in collaborative research projects such as H2020-funded Innovative Training Networks and the importance of scientific communication to the general public.

More information at the Centre for Systems Medicine.