Bioinformatics is meant as a multi-disciplinary science for the study of biological systems at the molecular and cellular level by using informatics and computational methods and models.
Main goals of the associations are the study, development and spreading of Bioinformatics in a scientific, academic, technological and industrial environment.
Welcome to the BITS Web Site!
BITS 2020 POSTPONED
After carefully evaluating the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic the BITS steering committee have made the decision to postpone the BITS 2020 Congress, originally scheduled for July 13-26, 2020 in Verona.
The Congress will now take place on the new dates 6th-9th July 2021 at the same venue in Verona..
BITS4COVID-19 SURVEILLANCE
In this unique situation, the scientific community is tackling the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide with an effort never seen before. The BITS steering committee have decided to help the community sharing all the research activities related to the COVID-19 diffusion that the BITS members are going on.
A dedicated page to collected these initiatives is now active.
NEWS
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26 January 2021
This is a PhD interdisciplinary project proposed in the framework of a competitive call of the Turing Centre for living systems (CENTURI) located in the Luminy campus of the Aix-Marseille University, France ...read more
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14 January 2021
Webinar series on IDPs organized by the international consortium IDPfun.

Next session: FRI, 22/01/2021 - 5PM CET ...read more
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16 December 2020
The Laboratory of Neurogenomic Biomarkers at the Department of Cellular, Computational and Integrative Biology (CIBIO, University of Trento) is looking for a Computational Biologist or Bioinformatician to work on a research project funded by the Fondazione Italiana Autismo focusing on the genomics of autism and autism-related phenotypes. ...read more
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20 November 2020
The position is for processing and analysing clinical-grade NGS data in oncology. ...read more
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16 December 2020
"IDPfun webinars" is a series of talks on Intrinsically Disordered Proteins sponsored by the IDPfun consortium. Each webinar features two brief talks followed by a Q&A session.
Every 3rd week of the month at 5PM CET.
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30 November 2020
We are looking for bioinformaticians to join the Bioinformatics Lab at CNR-ITB https://www.itb.cnr.it/laboratori/bioinformatica-milano/ ...read more
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12 November 2020
The Bicciato lab and the Piccolo lab are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Postdoctoral Associate to assist in the development and application of computational methods for the identification and modeling of gene regulatory circuits from single cell genomics data. ...read more