SORS: Found In Translation: a machine learning model for mouse-to-human inference

Date: 31 October 2019 11:00

Speakers: Rachelly Normand, Shen-Orr lab at Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

Venue: Aula de Teleensenyament (B3 Building, Campus Nord)

SORS: Chromatin 3D organization revealed by chromatin networks: gene-regulation, replication, and beyond

Wednesday, 10 July, 2019 – 11:00

Speakers: Vera Pancaldi, Epigenomics and network modelling of heterogeneity in immuno-oncology lab leader at CRCT

Venue:Aula de Teleensenyament, B3 Building

SORS: Multiomics and Third Generation Sequencing, at the forefront of genomics research

Tuesday, 11 June, 2019

Speakers: Ana Conesa, PhD, UF Preeminence Professor Bioinformatics, Genetics Institute and Microbiology and Cell Science Department, University of Florida, USA

Venue: Sala d’actes de la FiB, Campus Nord

Multidisciplinary Qualities of Systems Medicine. The pleasure of working with bioinformaticians, medical doctors and philosophers

Tuesday, 30 Abril, 2019 – 11:00

Speakers:Astrid Lægreid, professor in Functional Genomics at the Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NTNU, Trondheim.

Venue: Sala d’actes de la FiB

Network-guided integration of multi-omics data: towards a comprehensive view of cancer

Tuesday, 09 April, 2019 – 11:00

Speakers: Laura Cantini, CNRS Research Scientist (Chargé de Recherches) at IBENS.

Venue:Sala d’actes de la FiB (Campus Nord)

Building from scratch: de novo gene birth

Tuesday, 26 March, 2019 – 11:00

Speakers: Mar Albà, ICREA Researcher at the Research Program on Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) from Hospital del Mar Research Institute (IMIM) and Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF).

Venue: Sala d’actes de la FiB (Campus Nord)

The Mutational Landscape of a Prion-like Domain

Tuesday, 05 February, 2019 – 11:00

Speakers: Benedetta Bolognesi, Junior Group Leader, IBEC.

Venue: Sala d’actes de la FiB (Campus Nord)


A novel MMR pathway in prokaryotes

Tuesday, 23 October, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Ana Rojas, group leader of the Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Group at the Andalusian Center for Developmental Biology (CSIC).

Venue: Sala de Teleensenyament, Building B3, Campus Nord

Genomic analysis pipeline: overview, challenges, and proposed solutions

Monday, 15 October, 2018 – 12:00

Speakers: Idoia Ochoa, Assistant Professor University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) IL, USA.

Venue: Campus Nord, Building C6, Room E-106

Dissecting the Molecular Mechanisms of Complex Diseases Through a Pathway and Network Oriented Analysis of -omics Data

Thursday, 06 September, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Burcu Bakır-Güngör, Ph.D.Assistant Professor Department of Computer Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Abdullah Gul University.

Venue: Campus Nord, Building C6, Room E-106

Mutations and Variations in Health and Disease: Protein Interaction Networks and 3D Structure Information

Monday, 02 July, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Prof. Franca Fraternali, Randall Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, King’s College London, UK.

Venue: Sala d’actes de la FiB, (B6 Building) Campus Nord UPC

Integrative data approaches towards a personalized prevention of cancer: The epidemiological vision

Tuesday, 26 June, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Núria Malats, MD, MPH, PhD Genetic & Molecular Epidemiology Group Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO) Madrid, Spain.

Venue: Sala d’Actes, FIB Building (B6), Campus Nord, Barcelona

Constraints and variability of complementarity determining regions in antibodies

Thursday, 10 May, 2018 – 15:00

Speakers: Alba Lepore, postdoctoral researcher at the Biozentrum University of Basel & SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics.

Venue: Aula de Teleensenyament

Mining the Integrated Connectedness of Biomedical Systems

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Natasa Przulj, Professor of Biomedical Data Science at University College London (UCL) Computer Science Department.

Venue: Aula de Teleensenyament (

3D Lineage-Specific Genome Architecture Links Regulatory Elements and Non-coding Disease Variants to Target Gene Promoter

Friday, 06 April, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Biola M. Javierre, PhD, Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute.

Venue:C6 Building – Room E106

Diagnosis of low burden tumors using circulating cell-free DNA

Thursday, 05 April, 2018 – 11:00

Speakers: Milana Frenkel-Morgenstern, Principal Investigator and Senior Lecturer at Azrieli Faculty of Medicine, Bar-Ilan University & Data Science Institute and BSC Senior Researcher.

Venue:C6 Building – Room E106

Mining networks to study rare and common diseases

Wednesday, 31 January, 2018 – 09:00

Venue: Aula de Teleensenyament (