1. Lucas Waltzer

    Petition to protect EU science budget

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    Forwarded from Maria Leptin: The discussions at the next summit of the European Union heads of state or government, which is scheduled for 22 and 23 November, will be decisive in determining the EU research budget for the next seven years. Several Member States are demanding severe cuts on the...
  2. Carlos Ribeiro

    Practical information for the 2nd JEDI Meeting

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    Dear JEDis, We are looking forward to welcoming you to Portugal next week. Hereby we are sending you the current version of the meeting schedule and some practical information regarding your trip and the meeting. Organized Transfer: From Lisbon to Foz do Arelho on the 18th October a minibus will leave...
  3. Fernando Casares

    A PhD position in the Casares lab (CABD, Seville)

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    To study the gene regulatory network controlling the development and evolution of the ocellar complex in dipterans. If you hadn't noticed them before, the ocelli are three simple eyes located on the fly's forehead. And if anyone had purposely looked for a good model to study eye development (simple, genetically tractable,...
  4. Eduardo Moreno

    Two reasons to cheer!

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    We published a Cell press paper and in addition, Cell now has a high quality open access journal, which is also a reason to cheer, because everybody can access the work here for free: http://www.cell.com/cell-reports/fulltext/S2211-1247(12)00237-9 May the force be with you all especially to the Jedis that encouraged us during...