Monthly Archives: December 2013

Balkan Network for Rare Diseases “Bled 2013”

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The event consisted of a talk entitled: ¨Molecular therapies of rare metabolic diseases¨ (Belen Perez, Centro de Biología Molecular Severo Ochoa, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain) and presentations of Sonja Pavlovic, Institute of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering, University of Belgrade, Serbia, Coordinator of the Project SERBORDISinn and Ales Maver, Institute of Medical Genetics, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia. The presentations promoted the establishment of the Balkan Network for Rare Diseases.

Moderators were: Pavlovic S, Patrinos G, Peterlin B, Stojiljkovic Petrovic M





Researchers Night

Retke bolesti na Noci Istrazivacaevropska noc istrazivaca nova verzijaResearchers’ Night in Belgrade was held in the very center of Belgrade, in Knez Mihailova Street, a pedestrian zone visited by thousands of people every day, in the Café  “Snezana”, September, 27th 2013. It was organized by the Institute of Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering and the team of SERBORDISinn Project.  The goal of the event was to attract as large as possible  number of participants to the event, to enable direct contact between participants and researchers and to offer participants education on research in the field of rare diseases.

It was organized as the  “Speed date” with researchers – quick conversation with scientists in a club atmosphere. Researchers were available for short talks and discussion on the topics related to rare diseases.