Focem Project meeting

On July 29th and 30th, a meeting in the framework of the Focem Project was held at the Fundación Oswaldo Cruz, Río de Janeiro, with the aim of discussing the advances and planning of the project. Representatives of each institution taking part in the project attended: Dr. Luis Barbeito for the Instituto Pasteur of Montevideo,…

FOCEM Course

Introduction to Structural Biology and Bioinformatics (Practical Tips for non-experts) 11th – 15th November 2013, Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Uruguay. The Institut in collaboration with the The Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, is organizing a basic Hands-on course on Structural Biology and Computational Methods, to take place from 11th to 15th November 2013 at the Institut Pasteur…

2013 Konex Awards

The 2013 Konex Awards have been dedicated to Science and Technology and it is an honor for the IBioBA that its Director, Eduardo Arzt, has been awarded with this prize in the field of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. In the photo, from left to right: for Alejandro Paladini (Post Mortem): his daughter Maite; Alejandro J.…

Delegation from the state of Hessen, Germany, at the Institute

The Minister President of the state of Hessen, Volker Bouffier, with the Ambassador of Germany, Bernhard Graf von Waldersee, and a delegation of academics and scientists from prestigious universities from Hessen, visited the Institute facilities. Afterwards, the Presidents of the Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Prof. Dr. Werner Müller-Esterl and of the Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen, Prof. Dr. Joybrato…

MANLAB visit

Executives from MANLAB laboratory, President Silvia Braier, GM Dra. María Teresa Garimaldi and Manager of Genomic Medicine Dra. María Silvia Perez, visited the Institute facilities together with the Director, Dr. Arzt, and Dr. Yankilevich. The group was accompanied by Cristobal Zimmermann, member of the Embassy of Germany. After the visit, different topics of common interest, such as epidemiological analysis…

CONICET authorities at the Institutes

The President, Directors and Managers of the CONICET visited the International Interdisciplinary Institutes for Innovation. After visiting the facilities of the different Institutes, a toast was made in order to celebrate the kick off of these units (IBioBA, CIBION and CSC) in the new Scientific and Technological Center.

Visit to the Institute

On the occasion of his visit to Argentina, the PStS Dr. Helge Braun- Secretary of State- BMBF of Germany along with other authorities of the BMBF, DAAD, CUAA and Mincyt, and the Ambassador Bernhard Graf von Waldersee with other authorities of the Embassy of Germany, visited the facilities of the Institute.