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Oral presentation at the INTERNATIONAL PATHOLOGY CONFERENCE OF THE „VICTOR BABEȘ” INSTITUTE

International Conference on Pathology of the Victor Babeș Institute took place at the the Institute, Splaiul Independeței 99-101, Bucharest, between November 2-4, 2022. The conference covered topis of cellular and molecular pathology, immunology, omics, neuroscience and cardiovascular pathology. Barbara Breznik has been invited to give a talk “Personalized tumor models reveal mechanisms of glioblastoma immunosuppressive…

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Visit at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm

We visited Karolinska Institutet and Lewensohn/Viktorsson team and their research facility on a sunny October day. Metka and Barbara presented CutCancer project and their research on “Personalized glioblastoma model for standard and immuno-therapy research” at translational lunch seminar that was open for researchers and medical doctors. Glioblastoma remains a lethal disease despite current standard treatment…

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»Air protection 2023« conference

Martina Štampar, PhD, gave an oral presentation entitled “Hepatic 3D Cell Model – A Sensitive Approach for Determining the Adverse (Geno)toxic Activity of Air Pollutants.” She summarized research work on benzo[a]pyrene (B[a]P), which is the main representative of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) as well as a ubiquitous environmental pollutant found in air, surface water, soil,…

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NIB opens the door four young students

We are always investing in the product of research, but we have to invest also in the future researchers themselves. NIB (National Institute of Biology) opened the door to more than 550 young students to give them better understanding of the world they live in. We also presented our CutCancer Project to give them better…

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Round table (26.09.2023): ” World Cancer Research Day at NIB”

On World Cancer Research Day, the National Institute of Biology hosted a lecture and a discussion about new technologies that will increase the understanding of cancer as part of the CutCancer project and thus open up new therapeutic options.   As part of the prestigious EU project – Horizon Europe Twining, the NIB researchers presented the…

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Dogodek (26.09.2023): Z novimi tehnologijami do boljšega razumevanja in novih možnosti zdravljenja raka

Program 14.00 – 14.05 Uvodni pozdrav prof. dr. Maje Ravnikar, direktorice NIB 14.05 – 14.10 Predstavitev evropskega projekta CutCancer, izr. prof. dr. Bojana Žegura 14.10 – 14.25 Uvodno predavanje doc. dr. Klementine Fon Tacer (Texas Tech University, ZDA) z naslovom »Heterogenost tumorjev vodi v odpornost na zdravljenje – od analiz posameznih celic…

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ToxLearn4EU Summer School

Within ToxLearn4EU Summer School in Zagreb (3.7. – 14.7.2023) Bojana Žegura gave a lecture on the advanced hepatic in vitro 3D cell models as a novel approach for studying genotoxic activity of chemicals and nanomaterials that was developed and characterised within the HE CutCancer project.

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Expert visit of NIB researchers to Amsterdam Medical Center, VUmc

Metka Novak and Barbara Breznik had an expert visit to Amsterdam University Medical Center, location VUmc from 4-5 July 2023. They gave scientific lecture on NIB research activities, got acquainted with Imaging Mass Cytometry technology and planned further activities on the CutCancer project. They were hosted by research group of Febe Van Mandegem at the Department of Molecular Cell Biology and Immunology to discuss scientific collaboration.

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Expert visit of NIB at Swansea University, UK

Bojana Žegura visited a project partner Shareen Doak at Swansea University Medical School. Bojana gave an oral presentation about the Department of Genetic Toxicology and Cancer Biology, NIB, and the research conducted within the department with the emphasize on genetic toxicology.

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