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14th CFGBC Symposium

14th CFGBC Scientific Symposium taking place on June 11th 2019 at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Symposium - Systems medicine in clinical practice

Symposium "Systems medicine in clinical practice" will take place in June 10th-11th 2019 at University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

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ELIXIR partners team up for success

ELIXIR Slovenia Node team up with experts from EMBL-EBI to help create a Centre for Excellence in Translational Medicine (CETM). Through the ARTEMIDA project which has recently been awarded highly-prized grants from the Horizon 2020 WIDESPREAD Teaming Call, partners will develop an integrated research and innovation cluster in translational medicine for Central and South-East Europe. Led by the University of Ljubljana, which will act as the lead partner in Slovenia's ELIXIR Node, ARTEMIDA will allow insight and expertise in data management from staff at EMBL-EBI to be integrated into the CETM. The project will also see expertise in translational medicine provided by Karolinska Institute in Sweden.

Further information on CETM is available here:

How to deal with the flood of biomedical data, July 11, 2013

Systems Medicine in Europe

Faculty of Medicine University of Ljubljana and University Medical Centre involved in the CASyM project.

Dr. Danilo Türk visits CFGBC

On November 15, 2011 President of the Republic of Slovenia visited Institute of Biochemistry, CFGBC and a spin-off company DiaGenomi, where he discussed the achievements of Slovenian researchers in the field of medicine and genetics.

Urad predsednika RS: Predsednik obiskal laboratorije podjetja DiaGenomi, Novermber 15, 2011



Finances and teamwork

Human Genome Project - 10 years since the first draf

Current state of functional genomics research in Slovenia

Financing functional genomics and systems biology research in Slovenia

Functional Genomics and Systems Biology should become priority interdisciplinary post-genome research areas also in Slovenia!

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