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Oct 9, 2019 Portes ouvertes CIRS


Oct 31, 2019 10th Lausanne Comp Bio meeting

Dear colleagues,

We are delighted to announce the 10th Lausanne Comp Bio meeting, which will take place on Oct 31 over lunch in Génopode Auditoire B.

Recall that the CompBio meeting series brings together the broad quantitative and computational biology research community in Lausanne.

Here is the schedule, with four brilliant speakers:

11:30 – 12:00: Registration + Coffee
12:00 – 12:25: Patrick Barth (EPFL)
12:25 – 12:50: Andy Oates (EPFL)

12:50 – 13:25: Lunch break

13:25 – 13:50: Patrick Roelli (UNIL / TUM)
13:50 – 14:15: Yolanda Schaerli (UNIL)

14:15 – 15:00: Dessert & Coffee

Participation is free but space is limited so please register as soon as possible to ensure we don’t run out of risotto—provided courtesy of the Department of Computational Biology—at:

Best wishes,
Anneke Brummer, David Dylus, Matteo Dal Peraro, Sven Bergmann & Christophe Dessimoz


Prix Schläfli call 2020

The Prix Schlaefli, one of the oldest
 science prizes in Switzerland (since 1866), is awarded by the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) to young scientists for excellent articles resulting from PhDs in
 natural sciences disciplines.

Deadline of application: 31 October 2019

More information can be found on our website

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Oct 7, 2019 Sleep Research Day

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9.30 am: Coffee Reception

10 – 11.15 h: Seminar by Sara Aton


« Sleep-dependent memory consolidation:

oscillations and ensembles »


11.30-12.30 h: Sandwich Lunch for all participants from the UNIL Sleep labs


12.30-15.30 h: Informal talks by lab members from the UNIL Sleep groups

12.30-13.20 Franken group (Jeffrey/Maxime)

13.20-14.10 Heinzer/Haba-Rubio group (Camila/Mathieu)

14.10-15.00 Luthi group (Romain/Alejandro)

15.00-15.50 Siclari group ( Jacinthe/Sandro)

15.50-16.10   Coffee break

16.10-17.00    Seminar by José Haba-Rubio


« Sleeping in Lausanne: The HypnoLaus study »


17.10-18.15    Informal talks by lab members from the UNIL Sleep groups

17.10-18.00 Tafti group (Marie-Laure/Mojtaba)

18.00-18.25 Vassalli group (Yan Tang)


Schedule will be accommodated according to the number of speakers, with enough time for brief discussions after every presentation


18.30-              : Apéro-riche for all participants from the UNIL Sleep labs


2019-2020 CIG research progress seminars

Schedule of our CIG research progress seminars in Fall 2019 – Spring 2020 from 16h-17h.

Génopode GEN 3027

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Mon Oct 21, 2019, CIG Sem. B. Fierz

CIG Seminars Fall 2019

Monday 12:15, Génopode, auditorium B, followed by sandwiches

Free entrance

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Monday October 21, 2019
Beat Fierz, EPFL, Lausanne, CH
«Gene control with a “twist”: Exploring the dynamic chromatin landscape»
Host: Maria C. Gambetta