International Advisory Board meeting 2021

The International Advisory Board remote meeting took place on June 9-10, 2021. During the two-day online meeting Institute's activities and further plans have been discussed. The first day started with the Open Scientific Session, presentations were given by:

  • Karim Abu Nahia, PhD Student from the Laboratory of Zebrafish Developmental Genomics, Towards an understanding of pacemaker development - from bulk to single cell

  • Almudena Ponce-Salvatierra, Postdoctoral Researcher from the Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, SARS-CoV-2 genomic RNA secondary structure determination - Identification of stably folded 3D structural elements

  • Daria Zdżalik-Bielecka, Senior Researcher from the Laboratory of Cell Biology,

    GAS6-AXL-driven actin dynamics in cancer cell biology

The Open Scientific Session was attended by 125 participants. It was followed by town hall meetings with scientific representations of three groups: PhD students, postdoctoral researchers, and senior researchers. On the second day, the Board chaired by Walter Chazin discussed the new evaluation rules of lab leaders. Marta Miączyńska, Director of the Institute reported to the Board IIMCB’s and MOSaIC’s activities and achievements in 2020. Members of the Board identified further direction for change and gave recommendations for IIMCB development.

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