Francesca Moretto

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November 2019

ESR Claudio Intini enjoying The Netherlands

By |2019-11-14T09:17:17+00:00November 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|

ESR 5 Claudio Intini, currently ESR at SurgaColl (Ireland), performed a long secondment period at EMC (The Netherlands). He had the oppotunity to fully experience all aspects of a new contry. Here his short story: "As part of my project, I recently performed a 4-month secondment from 1st of June to 20th of September at [...]

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August 2019

Symposium on CarBon at EORS 2019

By |2019-08-12T10:09:32+00:00August 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The European Orthopaedic Research Society (EORS) will have its annual conference in Maastricht from October 3 until October 5, 2019. On October 3 Dr. Eric Farrell (EMC), CarBon PI, will lead a symposium (symposium n. 15) on Osteoarthritis & Cartilage and in particular on Controlling Cartilage to Bone transitions for improved treatment of bone defects [...]

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July 2019

CarBon consortium members meet in Frankfurt

By |2019-07-12T15:07:16+00:00July 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|

On July 3 and 4, 2019 CarBon PIs and ESRs met in the sunny Frankfurt for two intense days or meeting, hosted by Goethe University of Franfurt - represented by PI Prof. Frank Zaucke. All ESRs presented their progresses and attended a very interesting training on communication to lay public, organised by ReumaNederland. The project [...]

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June 2019

Enrique and Kathrin working together in Frankfurt

By |2019-06-03T12:49:03+00:00June 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

  Last April ESR 6 Enrique Andres Sastre went for a week to Frankfurt, hosted by the Dr. Rolf Schwiete Research Unit for Osteoarthritis, Orthopaedic University Hospital Friedrichsheim, Frankfurt, Germany. He worked with Kathrin Maly (ESR 3) on histochemical analysis from mice: immunohistochemistry and optimisation of a new coimmunofluorescence staining. They also tested different novel [...]

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May 2019

Enrique receives the Pauline van Wachum Award at the Dutch Society for Matrix Biology Annual Meeting

By |2019-05-24T10:09:03+00:00May 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|

On May 17, 2019 CarBon ESR 6 Enrique Andres Sastre received the Pauline van Wachum Award at the Dutch Society for Matrix Biology Annual Meeting. The title of the his presentation was "Thrombospondins -4 and -5 on endochondral ossification". Congratulations to Enrique!        

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Raphaelle from Leuven to Cologne

By |2019-05-22T11:39:49+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

ESR 10 Raphaelle Lesage works at KULeuven and she recently did a secondment at UKK in Cologne. Here below she tells us about this experience, inside and ouside the lab. The purpose of this short secondment was to report my advances and get feedbacks on the (pre)processing of microarray data for the purpose of integration [...]

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CarBon symposium at EORS2019

By |2019-05-02T09:03:07+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Gerjo van Osch and Eric Farrell (Erasmus MC) are organizing a CarBon symposium at the EORS (European Orthopaedic Research Society) meeting that will be held in Maastricht, NL from 2-5 October (https://eors2019.org/). For the symposium ther are two distinguished invited speakers: Roberta Tasso (USMI) and Franck Zaucke (GU). In the symposium 4 talks will be [...]

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Soraia spreads science (and Portuguese) among kids

By |2019-05-02T08:37:37+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

On behalf of Native Scientist (https://www.nativescientist.com/), Soraia Silva (ESR 9) was part of an outreach activity last 25th of March at Walthamstow School for Girls, London. A group of five scientists from different fields planned a “speed dating a scientist” session with various games and experiments depending on the researcher’s background. Soraia pointed out the [...]

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December 2018

CarBon midterm meeting in Genova, Italy – time to show our first results!

By |2018-12-10T17:32:32+00:00December 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA On November 27 and 28, 2018 USMI hosted the important CarBon midterm consortium meeting in Genova, Italy. On the first day of the meeting the EU project officer Julien Giordani evaluated the general progress of the project, together with the external expert Daria Julkowska. All the ESRs presented their research [...]

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October 2018

PhD positions available at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

By |2018-10-30T13:58:35+00:00October 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, CarBon partner organization, is delighted to announce the launch of our Strategic Academic Recruitment (StAR) International PhD Programme, now recruiting 5 prestigious fully funded PhD scholarships. This programme aims to attract high-achieving international students to an efficient four-year structured PhD training programme at RCSI, where students choose their project [...]

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