1st SymbNET Online Seminar Series – Philipp Engel (UNIL) & Luís Teixeira (IGC)

Dear all,

On 22nd Apr (Thursday), we will have the first session of the SymbNET Seminar Series:

15:00 WET / 16:00 CET

Philipp Engel – Lausanne University

“Understanding microbiomes – Insights from bees and their gut symbionts”

15:30 WET / 16:30 CET

Luís Teixeira – Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência

“Functional genomics of the endosymbiont Wolbachia”

These will be monthly online seminars on host-microbe symbiosis, genomics, and metabolomics, with two talks from SymbNET researchers.

Slots of 30 minutes to talk with the speakers will be available after the seminars. Priority will be given to students and Postdocs from SymbNET members Institutions. If you are interested, please contact Mariana Simões at symbnet@igc.gulbenkian.pt.

Available slots for one to one conversation:

– Philipp Engel 22nd Apr 16h00-18h00 WET / 17h00-19h00 CET
– Luís Teixeira 23rd Apr 09h30-11h30 WET /10h30-12h30 CET

These seminars are open and free of charge. You can find more information at https://igc.events.idloom.com/symbnet_seminars.

If you already registered for SymbNET activities before, you will receive a link to this seminar closer to the date. If not, please register at https://igc.events.idloom.com/symbnet_seminars.

We are looking forward to your participation.

SymbNET – Genomics and Metabolomics in a Host-Microbe Symbiosis Network

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 952537


Philipp Engel (Lausanne University) & Luís Teixeira (Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência)


April 22nd, 2021


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