Supported Courses for the year 2014

Supported Courses by UNU-BIOLAC for the year 2014

1) Molecular Parasitology workshop - ICOPA 2014. Coordinator: Juan Ramírez. Institution: CINESTAV, Ciudad de México – México. Date: 07 - 10 August 2014.

2) III Curso internacional de Biología Molecular de tripanosomátidos. Coordinator: Omar Triana. Institution: Univesidad de Antoquia, Medellín - Colombia. Date: 20 - 25 November 2014.

3) I Congreso Latinoamericano de genética para la Conservación. Coordinator: María A. Oliveira. Institution: USB, Caracas- Venezuela. Date: 05 - 09 May 2014. Event link: http://www.regenec.org/taller/may2014/

4) Curso sobre Biotecnología. Coordinator: Antonio Osuna. Institution: Universidad de Panamá, Ciudad de Panamá - Panamá. Date: July 2014.

Supported Courses in partnership with International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB)

1. Workshop on Human Papillomavirus. Coordinator: Daniela Gardiol. Institution: Fundación del Instituto de Biología Molecular, Rosario - Argentina. Date: 19 - 21 November 2014. Event Link: www.hpvworkshop2014.com

2. Latin American Zebrafish Network. Coordinator: Kathleen Whitlock. Institution: Centro Interdisciplinario de Neurociencia, Universidad de Valparaiso, Valparaiso – Chile. Date: 5 - 13 April 2014.

3. Techniques for clinical and personalized Human genomics. Coordinator: Felipe García Vallejo. Institution: Universidad del Valle, Calí - Colombia. Date: 2 - 6 June 2014.

4. Advances in lipid-protein interactions. Coordinator: Carlos Muñoz y Laura Bakás. Institution: Instituto de Biotecnología UNAM, Cuernavaca - México. Date: 18 - 21 August 2014.

5. Multidisciplinary approaches to emerging infectious diseases. Coordinator: Patricia García. Institution: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima - Peru. Date: 07 - 10 April 2014.

6. Flow citometry and cell sorting in Biotechnology. Coordinator: Mariela Bollati. Institution: Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Montevideo - Uruguay. Date: 17 - 28 March 2014.

Supported Courses in partnership with CONICIT. Focal Point Costa Rica.

1. Procesos Biológicos en la Agricultura. Coordinator: Leida Castro. Institution: Centro de Investigaciones Agronómicas, San José - Costa Rica. Date: 29 July - 01 August 2014.

Supported Courses in partnership with MEC DYCIT. Focal Point Uruguay.

1. 3rd Course in Functional Genomics and its applications in biomedicine. Coordinator: Carlos Robello. Institution: Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Montevideo - Uruguay. Date: 17 - 27 November 2014.

2. Proteome Analysis by Mass Spectrometry. Coordinator: Rosario Durán. Institution: Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Montevideo - Uruguay. Date: 08 - 19 September 2014.

3. Solid Phase Enzyme Engineering. Coordinator: Carmen Manta. Institution: Universidad de la República, Montevideo - Uruguay. Date: 01 September 2014.

4. Dissecting the lifestyle of apicomplexan parasites. Coordinator CMarkus Meissner y Andrea Ávila. Institution: Instituto Carlos Chagas -FIOCRUZ, Curitiba - Brazil. Date: 27 - 31 October 2014.

5. Modern approaches in Drug discovery for neglected infectious diseases. Coordinator: Alejandro Buschiazzo. Institution: Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Montevideo - Uruguay. Date: 03 - 08 November 2014.

6. Curso de nuevas tecnologías aplicables al desarrollo de inmunoterapias y vacunas virales. Coordinator: Graciela Russomando. Institution: Instituto Nacional en Ciencias de la Salud - Universidad Nacional de Asunción, Asunción - Paraguay. Date: August 2014.