Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe
Building and promoting Excellence in Life Sciences in Europe


EU-LIFE Science Newsletter 3/2017

News from the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research (FMI), Switzerland

Scientists in Rafal Ciosk’s group at the FMI have identified a novel regulator of fat accumulation in the nematode C. elegans. An RNase, REGE-1, degrades the mRNA encoding a fat loss promoting transcription factor, ETS-4. The RNase and the transcription factor form an autoregulatory module controlling fat metabolism.

EU-LIFE Science Newsletter 3/2017

Latest News from EU-LIFE

Moving forward with FAIR data, the European Science Cloud, the future of scientific publishing, Research evaluation and altmetrics, Rewards and skills for the advancement of open science, citizen science.

The second EU-LIFE strategy meeting was held on October 27-29, 2014 in Oeiras, Portugal.

Gathering the Board of Directors, the Strategic group of EU-Life and the Chairs of the EU-LIFE Working Groups, the meeting aimed at discussing EU-LIFE strategy and strengthening the EU-LIFE community.

From May 12th to 15th 2014, at the CRG, in Barcelona, two main EU-LIFE events were held: The first EU-LIFE Scientific Workshop on Biology of Cancer, and the second EU-LIFE Community Meeting.

On the Groups page, you'll find the complete searchable list of all EU-LIFE Group Leaders. On the technologies page you'll be able to browse through all the technologies available at our institutes

EU-LIFE Institutes further formalised their alliance, signing a comprehensive Consortium Agreement, and recruiting a Manager.

EU-LIFE article in Genome Web

EU-LIFE, a new Alliance for European Excellence and Competitiveness in Life Sciences

Check-out our New EU-LIFE Jobs Page, where all partner institutes list all their open positions