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PRBB-CRG Sessions

PRBB-CRG SessionsPRBB-CRG Sessions

Scientific sessions of the PRBB centres funded by the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) and the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park


27/11/202016:00OnlinePRBB-CRG SessionsArunag Verma; Chao ZhangUniversity of Pennsylvania"Global patterns of genetic variation at genes involved in SARS-CoV-2 infection, and association with clinical phenotypes relevant to COVID-19"Host: Teresa D'AltriAbstract:The COVID-19 pandemic caused by SARS-COV-2 infection has had a devastating impact on population health, with a disproportionate burden in minority populations. Transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus to humans requires its host receptor (i.e. ACE2) and other proteins in human host cells. We investigate nucleotide variation in genes that play a role in SARS-CoV-2 infection (ACE2, TMPRSS2, DDP4, and LY6E) in...

04/12/202012:00OnlinePRBB-CRG SessionsThomas Guillemaud; Denis BourguetINRAE - National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment"Peer Community In: a free recommendation process of unpublished scientific papers based on peer reviews"Host: Donate WeghornAbstract:The Peer Community in (PCI, project offers an alternative to the current system of publication - which is particularly expensive and not very transparent. It is a non-profit scientific organization that aims to create specific communities of researchers reviewing and...

11/12/202012:00OnlinePRBB-CRG SessionsGeorg KustatscherUniversity of Edinburgh"to be defined"Host: Sara Sdelci

18/12/202016:00OnlinePRBB-CRG SessionsCharles RotimiNational Human Genome Research Institute"to be defined"Host: Teresa D'Altri