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Graphene appointed an EU Future Emerging Technology flagship
Graphene appointed an EU Future Emerging Technology flagship
Jan 28, 2013
The European Commission has chosen Graphene as one of Europe’s first 10-year, 1,000 million euro FET flagships. The mission of Graphene is to take graphene and related layered materials from academic laboratories to society, revolutionize multiple industries and create economic growth and new jobs in Europe.
Research at IMBB identifies a new disorder
Research at IMBB identifies a new disorder
Jan 28, 2013
Craniosynistosis is a bone condition that can inhibit brain growth in children and affects 1 in 2200 births. Work published in the premier scientific journal Nature Genetics, identifies ERF haploinsufficiency as the genetic cause of a syndromic form of craniosynostosis, the ERF-associated craniosynostosis
IMBB researcher receives the Empeirikeion Foundation Academic Excellence Prize
IMBB researcher receives the Empeirikeion Foundation Academic Excellence Prize
Dec 21, 2012
Nektarios Tavernarakis, a Research Director at the Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IMBB) of FORTH-Hellas, and a Professor-elect at the Medical School of the University of Crete was awarded today the Grant Academic Excellence Prize of the Empeirikeion Foundation
New optical fibre technology for thermally ultra-durable optical fibre sensors
New optical fibre technology for thermally ultra-durable optical fibre sensors
Dec 13, 2012
For a second, consecutive, year research results from the Photonic Materials and Devices Laboratory of FORTH-IESL headed by Dr Stavros Pissadakis, is highlighted in the December issue of Optics & Photonics News. This annual technology review is published under the auspices of the Optical Society of America (OSA) and lists the most exciting and significant research findings that characterized the passing year in Optics and Photonics.