18.04.2012 Seven European regions are launcihg the ETTBio project, which aims to identify, exchange and transmit best practices for Effective Technology Transfer in Biotechnology in order to improve local and regional policiies. THis collective effort to improve transfer policies will help boost the creation of new companies, generate new jobs and lead to higher turnover, as well as increasing regional innovation and economic development. A press release about the project can be found here.
19.03.2012 COWIN Marketplace at Smart Systems Integration 2012, more information here
16.03.2012 With the emergence of molecular biology, point of care solutions and a growing demand for industrial testing, diagnostics is a dynamic field for which miniaturised smart systems can provide unique solutions to improve systems' intelligence and autonomy. The European project COWIN, aiming at fostering commercial exploitation of EU-funded research results, now publicates a new "Report and guideline to potimise smart systems into the diagnostics and food markets". More information and the link to the report can be found here.
26.10.2011 Tartu Biotechnology Park is participating in an international project "Converging resources to support the value creation in Europe of Microsystems and Smart Miniaturized Systems research projects"
More information can be found here.
23.09.2011 Lab Manager and Postdocs wanted (University of Tartu)
Several positions are available in the Laboratory of Tumor Biology of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Tartu headed by Tambet Teesalu PhD. The laboratory is being established with support of the Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellowship and European Research Council Starting Grant. More information about the open positions available from here.