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Upcoming event: grand finale of Molpark EU network on the island of Ischia

September 7-10 will see Carlos Ibanez and lab members Claire Kelly, Maritina Sergaki, Sabrina Zechel and Carolyn Marks heading to the island of Ischia, off the coast of Naples, for the Vth and final meeting of the Molpark EU network. A fitting venue to close a very exciting scientific partnership which we hope will continue in the future.

Molparkers meet at 4th EU network conference in Santorini: photographs

The Molpark crew met on the island of Santorini in the Aegean sea on October 30 to November 2, 2011, for the IVth Molpark network conference. Magnificent seascapes greeted the Molparkers as they locked themselves up to discuss the latest scientific advancements made by the different teams. Watch what they did when they were not talking science by visitng the photo gallery.

Molpark meeting in Santorini


Santorini, Greece
October 30 – November 2, 2011

Fourth plenary meeting of FP7 EU network Molpark with the groups of Rudiger Klein, Alun Davies, Patrik Ernfors, Mart Saarma, Patricia Salinas, Carlos Ibanez and the companies Cerebricon and Actar.

Click on thumbnail to watch Molparkers suffering under the sun of the Aegean.

Heading to Santorini for the IVth meeting of the Molpark network

This weekend, Miriam Schiff and Carlos Ibanez will be on their way to the island of Santorini in the southern Aegean Sea for the IVth meeting of the Molpark EU network. We are hoping the Greek strikers will let us getting in and out without much hassle. Watch this space for more, and look HERE for other Molpark events and announcements.

Science, Northern Lights meet at 3rd Molpark network conference in Finland

The third meeting of EU FP7 Molpark network took place on March 27-29, 2011, at Saariselka, 250km above the arctic circle in the Finnish Lapland. Excellent science met with white untouched snow from the Urho Kekkonen National Park, Northern Lights and a selection of Lapland food delicacies. Follow the adventures of the Molpark crew in this remote corner of the planet by visiting the photo gallery.

Molpark meeting in the Finnish Lapland


Saariselka, Finland
March 27-29, 2011

Third plenary meeting of FP7 EU network Molpark with the groups of Rudiger Klein, Alun Davies, Patrik Ernfors, Mart Saarma, Patricia Salinas, Carlos Ibanez and the companies Cerebricon and Actar.

Click on thumbnail to see what we did among untouched deep snow and Northern Lights 250km above the artic circle.

Upcoming event: Molpark network meets in the Finnish Lapland

The third meeting of the FP7 EU network Molpark will take place during March 27-30 at Saariselka in the Finnish Lapland, 250 km above the arctic circle. We will be heading over for some good science and the hope to see the Northern Lights. Watch this space for more, and look HERE for other Molpark events and announcements.

ENDOCYTE network comes to an end at Halkidiki

The closure meeting of the ENDOCYTE Research and Training Network sponsored by EU’s FP6 took place at Porto Carras, Halkidiki, Greece, on August 22-25, 2010. In addition to presentations by selected fellows and PIs from the Endocyte network, an outstanding group of invited guest speakers included Casper Hoogenraad, Marta Miaczynska, Blagoy Blagoev, Leif Dehmelt, Eleanor Coffey, Carsten Schultz and former lab fellow Ioannis Charalampopoulos. A selection of photographs taken during the meeting is now available. Check out the Photo Galleries link in the left for more Endocyte photographs. For access to the Endocyte web site click HERE.

Endocyte closure meeting in Halkidiki


Porto Carras, Halkidiki, Greece
August 22-25, 2010

The closure meeting of the ENDOCYTE Research and Training Network funded by EU’s FP6 took place in Porto Carras, Halkidiki, Greece. Invited guests were Casper Hoogenraad, Marta Miaczynska, Blagoy Blagoev, Leif Dehmelt, Eleanor Coffey, Carsten Schultz and former lab fellow Ioannis Charalampopoulos. Additional talks from Endocyte PIs included Philippe Bastiaens, Isabel Guerrero and Ivan Dikic. Endocyte fellows speaking at the meetings were Anastasia Simi, Julie Deuquet, Stefano Rizzo and Anna Kuta.

Perfectly organized by lab and Endocyte fellow Anastasia Simi in one of the most beautiful spots of the Mediterrranean. Click on thumbnail for more images.

Photographs of Molpark meeting in Amalfi coast finally here

“Den som vantar pa nagot gott …” Indeed, a selection of the photographs taken during our last Molpark meeting is -finally- seeing the light of day. Follow the wanderings of the Molpark crew through the wastelands of Seiano, Pompei and Positano amid awful landscapes and horrid foods in some of the worst weather conditions imaginable.

Upcoming event: ENDOCYTE kick-out conference in Porto Carras, Greece

The ENDOCYTE Research and Training network finishes off with a mini-conference in Porto Carras, Northern Greece, on August 22-25, organized by postdoc fellow Anastasia Simi. The preliminary program includes talks from Philippe Bastiaens, Isabel Guerrero, Ivan Dikic, Harald Stenmark, Anastasia Simi, Ioannis Charalampopoulos, Casper Hoogenraad, Marta Miaczynska, Blagoy Blagoev, Leif Dehmelt, Eleanor Coffey, Carsten Schultz and fellows from the ENDOCYTE network. More to come!

Molpark meeting in the Amalfi coast


Seiano, Pompei & Positano, Italy
April 25-28, 2010

Second plenary meeting of FP7 EU network Molpark with the groups of Rudiger Klein, Alun Davies, Patrik Ernfors, Mart Saarma, Patricia Salinas, Carlos Ibanez and the companies Cerebricon and Actar.

Click on thumbnail to really find out what we were up to in these extraordinary places.

Upcoming event: Molpark meeting in the Amalfi coast

A few of us are heading this weekend to the Amalfi coast for the second meeting of the Molpark network. If the Molpark kick-off meeting of last year in Izmir, Turkey may serve as an indication, this promises to be a memorable event. We are crossing our fingers hoping that the volcano in Island will not ruin our plans. Watch this space!

Molpark kick-off in Turkey


Izmir & Ephesus, Turkey
April 24-27, 2009

European Union network (FP7) with the groups of Rudiger Klein, Alun Davies, Patrik Ernfors, Mart Saarma, Patricia Salinas, Carlos Ibanez and the companies Cerebricon and Actar.

Excellent science in an amazing setting. Click on thumbnail for more images.

Endocyte midterm


Tel-Aviv, Israel
September 2-3, 2008

Midterm review meeting of the ENDOCYTE Research and Training Network funded by EU’s FP6.

Nicely hosted by Mike Fainzilber and his team. Click on thumbnail for more images.