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Zurich, August 22th - 23th, 2014

2nd International Symposium on Functional Metal Complexes that Bind to Biomolecules

The 2nd International Symposium on Functional Metal Complexes that Bind to Biomolecules (3rd Whole Action Meeting of the COST Action CM1105), a two-day meeting took place on August 22-23, 2014 at the Irchel Campus of the University of Zurich as a satellite meeting of EuroBIC 12.


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Olomouc - Czech Republic, May 29th - 31th, 2014

Metallodrugs III: from DNA interactions to chemotherapy of cancer

For the second year the researchers of Callerio Foundation were invited to contribute to a meeting on metallo-drugs organised by the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Science of the Palacky University of Olomouc.


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Trieste - Italy, April 11th-12th, 2014

COST Action CM1105

WG1 MEETING “Potentialities of Metal-based compounds targeting proteins”

The scientific part was organized in three sessions, of which the main objectives were to focus on “Up-to-date on the application of metal-based compounds”, on “Mechanistic insights”, and on “Early Stage Researchers studies”.


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Trieste - Italy, March 5th, 2014

The new scientific Vice-Director of the Callerio Foundation

The Callerio Foundation Onlus has presented the new scientific Vice-Director dr. Paolo Macor, recently nominated by the Administrative Council.


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Turin - Italy, October 23th - 26th, 2013

36° National Meeting of the Italian Society of Pharmacology

The 36° National Meeting of the Italian Society of Pharmacology was set in Turin within 23 th -26th October.
The scientific program was very busy and challenging, focused on all the branches of Pharmacology (neuropharmacology, neuropsychopharmacology, inflammation, anti-oncological treatments, cardiovascular treatments, etc.) giving particular attention to the clinical approach.


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Barcelona - Spain, September 9th - 10th, 2013

COST Action CM1105
1st Symposium on Functional Metal Complexes that bind to Biomolecules

The “1st Symposium on Functional Metal Complexes that bind to Biomolecules” was held in Barcelona on September 9 -10th with the aim to gather the participants of the COST Action CM1105, and to share the main achievements of the first year of activity.


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Turin - Italy, October 23th - 26th, 2013

36° National Meeting of the Italian Society of Pharmacology

The 36° National Meeting of the Italian Society of Pharmacology was set in Turin within 23 th -26th October.
The scientific program was very busy and challenging, focused on all the branches of Pharmacology (neuropharmacology, neuropsychopharmacology, inflammation, anti-oncological treatments, cardiovascular treatments, etc.) giving particular attention to the clinical approach.


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Barcelona - Spain, September 9th - 10th, 2013

COST Action CM1105
1st Symposium on Functional Metal Complexes that bind to Biomolecules

The “1st Symposium on Functional Metal Complexes that bind to Biomolecules” was held in Barcelona on September 9 -10th with the aim to gather the participants of the COST Action CM1105, and to share the main achievements of the first year of activity.


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COST Action CM1105 FACEBOOK GROUP

This group was created to promote interaction between members of the COST Action CM1105, specially young members.


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Olomouc - Czech Republic, March 21th - 23th, 2013

COST Action CM1105 Working Group # 4 meeting

The COST Action CM1105 Working Group # 4 meeting “Metallodrugs II: Design and mechanism of action” was organized by the Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Olomouc, and by the Institute of Biophysics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Brno.


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Groningen - The Netherlands, 25th – 26th February, 2013

WG1+WG5 Joint Meeting COST Action CM1105

The first meeting of Working Group 1 (WG1) in the frame of COST Action CM1105, was held in Groningen, The Netherlands, on February 25th and 26th together with WG5.
The meeting focussed on “Selectively fighting cancer: benefits from metal complexes by protein targeting and novel activation strategies” a title chosen to highlight the main topics the two WGs dealing with “Protein Targets” and “Prodrugs with novel activation strategies” respectively for WG1 and WG5.


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Siena, November 30 - December 1 2012

FIRST MEETING ON
“THE ONCOLOGICAL PHARMACOLOGY: BETWEEN INNOVATION AND CLINICAL EVIDENCES”

Researchers and Clinicians gave their points of views of on the progresses of therapies in Oncology, with a particular emphasis on the promising field of biomarkers and on the limits and toxicities of the so-called innovative compounds.


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NASA, November 7 2012

Microsystems for the delivery of drugs produced on the International Space Station

The International Space Station (ISS) will celebrate 14 years of operations in November 2012. Within ISS is operative an international science laboratory hosting state-of-the-art scientific facilities that support fundamental and applied research across the range of physical and biological sciences.


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Padova, October 26-28 2012

Workshop on PharmacoBioMetallics BIOMET 12

This annual meeting, organized by the Consorzio Interuniversitario di Ricerca in Chimica dei Metalli nei Sistemi Biologici (C.I.R.C.M.S.B.) among 21 italian Universities, has the aim to discuss the role of metal-based compounds in biological systems.
PHOTOGALLERY


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Verona, October 11-14 2012

WHAT’S NEW FROM THE PLATINUM COMPOUNDS WORLD?

Report on the 11th International Symposium on Platinum Coordination Compounds in Cancer Therapy

The Symposium, the twelfth of the series (note that the first was held in Prague, in 1971, thus 40 years ago), took place in Verona, Italy, from October 11th to October 14th. The symposium was organized in five oral sessions and two poster sessions, and was attended by approximately 150 scientists, mainly coming from Europe, America, and Australia..
PHOTOGALLERY


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Granada, September 17-18 2012

FIRST WHOLE ACTION MEETING COST ACTION CM1105

Functional metal complexes that bind to biomolecules

The COST Action CM1105 “Functional metal complexes that bind to biomolecules” focuses on the development of novel metallo-drugs in a structure-targeted approach.
PHOTOGALLERY


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