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Villars Symposium I «Microbiome»


September 10-12, 2018

Responsable de l'activité

Pilar Junier


Prof. Pilar Junier, UNINE


Dr. Geoffrey House, Los Alamos National Laboratory

Prof. Shinichi Sunagawa, Institute of Microbiology, ETHZ

Dr. Klaus Schläppi, UNIBE

Dr. Robb Finn, European Bioinformatics Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge

Prof. Gilbert Greub, Institut de Microbiologie, CHUV

Dr. Laurent Falquet, Biochemistry, UNIFR

Dr. Vladimir Lazarevic, Genomic Research Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, UNIGE

Prof. Corné Pieterse, Utrecht University, NL


The symposium is targeted to participants of all four CUSO programs in biology, namely Staromics, Plant Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Ecology and Evolution and is co-oganized with the Swiss Institute for Bioinformatics.


Invited speakers will present their work around the subject "Microbiome". The symposium will include both lectures by invited experts in the fields and discussions in smaller groups (journal club format) in order to promote dynamic exchanges between students and experts of different disciplines and close contacts with the invited speakers.


This year the Symposium will last 5.5 days Registrations to the first and second part have to be done separately: Registration to the first part: Villars Symposium I "Microbiome" on this page. (From sept. 10th to 12th, morning.)


Please follow this link if you'd like to suscribe to the second part: Villars Symposium II: "Bioinformatics" (SIB)
(From sept 12th, afternoon, to 15th, midday.)



Eurotel Victoria Villars, 1884 Villars-sur-Ollon


Detailed Program and informations will follow



Deadline for registration 09.06.2018
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