9th Conference of the International PhD Program in Life Sciences

phd-retreat-2017This year, more than a hundred students, their group leaders and four internationally recognized invited researchers will meet at the conference.

Thirty-five laboratories spread across all departments of the Section of Biology and the Section of Chemistry and Biochemistry participate in the International PhD program in Life Sciences.

18 – 20 January 2017

Montreux, Switzerland

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Soirée publique au Bioscope: découvrir le sucre

picto_4_Bioscope15 novembre 2016

de 18h à 20h au CMU, 1 rue Michel-Servet

Pourquoi sommes-nous attirés par les aliments sucrés? Quelle est la différence entre un sucre rapide et un sucre lent? Comment notre corps utilise-t-il les différents types de sucres? Quels sont les enjeux pour notre santé?

Venez le découvrir à l’aide d’expériences pratiques lors de la prochaine soirée publique du Bioscope.

Gratuit sur inscription

Physics of Biology International meeting

physics-of-biology-201623 – 25 November 2016

Campus Biotech, Geneva

The meeting will notably propose plenary lectures of mathematicians, biologists and physicists in Quantitative and System Biology, which includes single-molecule biophysics, cellular mechanics, tissue growth and homeostasis during development, structure and dynamics of biological networks, for example.

Program and registration (until November 5)

Colloque Wright 2016

colloques-wright-2016Decoding the book of life

Public conferences (in English)

7 – 11 November 2016

18h30, Uni Dufour

This year, we will hear from specialists, including a Nobel Prize, in areas that are profoundly transformed by the advent of genomics. There will be discussions about neurogenetics, personalised medicine, and the history of our species and of our cousins, the Neanderthals.

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