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E-Rare Scientific Meeting & Staregic workshop, Athens

E-Rare Scientific Meeting & Staregic workshop, Athens
Sunday, January 19, 2014

E-Rare “Scientific Meeting & Strategic Workshop” will take place on the 20 - 21 of January 2014 in Athens, Greece. The meeting will gather researchers of E-Rare-funded projects (JTC 2009, 2011 & 2012) that will present the results of their projects but also rare diseases domain stakeholders, representatives of the European Commission, IRDiRC, patients organizations (EURORDIS) and European Research Infrastructures.

The meeting is organized around several sessions:

1. A Special session dedicated to Project reporting & Networking where researchers will be given the opportunity to discuss with funding agencies, exchange and profit from the experience of other project holders. Moreover the representatives of European Research Infrastructures: EATRIS, ECRIN, EU-OPENSCREEN and BBMRI will present their infrastructures and important opportunities of collaboration with rare diseases research groups.

2. 4 scientific sessions:

SESSION I: DIAGNOSING RARE DISORDERS USING HIGH THROUGHPUT SEQUENCING

SESSION II: FROM CLINICS TO FUNCTIONAL STUDIES

SESSION III: TRANSLATIONAL STUDIES/ PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, CELLULAR AND ANIMAL MODELS, THERAPEUTIC APPROACHES

SESSION IV: INNOVATIVE THERAPIES & PRODUCTS

3. Poster session

Each of the sessions will be animated by top level chairs and keynote speakers.

4. The E-Rare Strategic Workshop with Stakeholders (day 3, on invitation only).

Detailed program of the meeting: DOWNLOAD

Abstract Book: DOWNLOAD

 

 

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