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.
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The Training&Teaching group of the BITS proposed to university professors a survey aimed at portraying the current situation of bioinformatics courses within undergraduate curricula in Italy.
The paper is published in Plos Computational Biology journal.
The 2024 BITS meeting will be held in Trento, from the 12th to the 14th of June, plus additional activities planned for the Saturday 15th. more
9 May 2024
The research activity consists in the structural and functional characterization of membrane trasporters involved in human pathologies, in particular cancer, to be performed with Bioinformatics methods. more
12 April 2024
This workshop is organized in Sweden, Italy, Greece, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania. The course will be run in parallel synchronized sessions using a hybrid online and in-person approach to train plant scientists in Africa and Europe in DNA methylation data analysis. more
29 March 2024
A fully supported postdoc position is immediately available at the Italian Institute of Technology. more
24 April 2024
The increasing accessibility of single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq) platforms is creating a growing pressing need to train people capable to analyze the obtained results. This course will discuss the most appropriate computational and statistical methods available for scRNA-seq data analysis. more
11 April 2024
CNR Pisa - CALL for an 18 Months POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP in Biomedical Informatics for the PNRR Tuscany Health Ecosystem project – THE - Deadline 6 May 2024.Duration of the scholarship: 18 months
Start: Preferably June/July 2024
Total gross amount: 33,000 euros
Deadline for application: May 6th 2024 more
29 March 2024
We are seeking a highly motivated bioinformatician to join our dynamic bioinformatics team at Humanitas Research Hospital. more