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22 October

CHASING COVID

Thursday 22 October 2020, 03:00pm

A Virtual Workshop to boost Catalan research on SARS-CoV-2

Did you know that Catalonia is leading over 60 research projects on the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus? Would you like to learn more about some of the top projects?

Chasing Covid is a virtual workshop to share knowledge and strengthen collaborations among research centers, startups and companies, hospitals and universities working on SARS-CoV-2. The event, organized by Biocat in collaboration with the Directorate General for Research and Innovation, Department of Health (DGRIS) and the Directorate General for Research (DGR), Department of Business and Knowledge, Government of Catalonia; “la Caixa" Foundation and EIT Health will bring together the best scientific projects executed and/or funded in the BioRegion in order to help the ecosystem with its needs and challenges to speed up the race against the virus.

The sessions will focus on 4 main topics. Each topic will have 4 projects presented in 5 minutes each, with 5 minutes of questions at the end.

  • New therapies
  • Drug repurposing
  • Vaccines
  • Medtech & Population and Genetic studies

ICN2 Involved  Researcher: Dr Maria Soler, Senior Researcher at Nanobiosensors and Bioanalytical Applications Group (NanoB2A) at ICN2 - "Combatting COVID19: Advanced nanobiosensors for global POC diagnostics and surveillance (CONVAT)" Session : Medtech & Population and Genetic Studies

Application deadline: September 23 - APPLY HERE ; Registration deadline: October 20 - REGISTER HERE

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