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Systems Medicine Conference in Slovenia

Systems Medicine Conference in Slovenia: National Awareness Event,12th CFGBC Symposium and “Systems Medicine” Workshop took place from June 8th-9th 2017 at Hotel Slon, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

CASyM winter school of Systems Medicine

CASyM winter school of Systems Medicine took place between March 29th and April 1st 2017 in Ljubljana, Slovenia and is entitled »The 3rd SysBioMed hands-on tutorial: Systems Medicine Approaches in Personalized Medicine«

ELIXIR-SI launch & 11TH CFGBC Symposium

The event with motto “Data for Life” took place from September 20th - 21st 2016 at Cankarjev dom and the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.

CFGBC Activities

Activities at CFGBC

Activities of the Center for Functional Genomics and Bio-Chips are the following:


CFGBC personel are involved in the Programme group Functional genomics and biotechnology for health.

CFGBC hosts several projects of the Slovenian Consortium for Bio-Chips members. Research is performed mainly by students to complete their undergraduate diplomas, doctoral theses, post-doctoral training or other. For more information see the list of research project at CFGBC.


One of the important activities of CFGBC is also the promotion and education of the post-genomic technologies in Slovenia, with the focus on microarray technology. We organize symposia within the series of »Scientific Seminars of Faculty of Medicine UL«. In collaboration with Slovenian companies we organize theoretical and practical courses of the microarray technology products and applications, together with the world leading producers of microarrays. We offer guided tours of the CFGBC for high school students and their teachers as well as for University level students of bio-sciences and medicine, visiting research guests and officials from administration and industries. In 2006 – 2007 activities have been joined to the Slovenian Biochemical Society activities and co-financed by the Ministry of Higher Education. Research and Technology within the call »Promotion of Science«.

2006 - University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Center for Functional Genomics and Bio-chips.