Author: Suzanne Kerbavcic

Three new Interreg EU Projects underway at ICGEB

Recently granted three Interreg projects aiming at enhancing cross-border cooperation between Italy and Austria, and Italy and Slovenia, ICGEB is working to find common scientific solutions for societal challenges. Launched in 2024, ICGEB will lead the activities for two years.

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EXPANDIA: Expanding Access to Sustainable Diagnostics in Africa

EXPANDIA is the natural extension of the activities performed by the African laboratory network during consecutive COVID-19 and COVID19+ projects with respect to testing and transferring cost-effective technologies suited to the needs of diagnostic laboratories operating at point of care level.

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Dr. Lawrence Banks attends the farewell ceremony for Dr. Phil Mjwara.

A salute to international partnering in Africa

On 25 April 2024, Lawrence Banks was in Pretoria to attend the farewell ceremony for Dr. Phil Mjwara, stepping down as Director-General of the Department of Science and Innovation, Government of South Africa.

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ICGEB UNOSSC EMPOWER Fellow, Ruvarashe Mhuruyengwe (from Zimbabwe) with colleague in South Africa harvesting Sorghum samples.

What is the Sorghum microbiome project?

The Sorghum microbiome collaborative project with, ICGEB Scientific Coordinator, Vittorio Venturi’s Bacteriology Group in Trieste and Lara Donaldson’s Plant Systems Biology Group in Cape Town.

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Rafforzare l’ecosistema biomedico: PROMOS, collaborazione Interreg Italia-Austria

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