The GENiE 2017 HCS workshop will be held at the Institute for Research and Innovation in Health (i3S), University of Porto.


Founded in 2013, the Institute for Research and Innovation in Health (i3S) hosts researchers working in basics aspects of biology, studying disease and develop biomedical technologies with application in human health. The trans-disciplinary character of i3S is achieved through Integrative Research Programs: Cancer, Host Interaction and Response, Neurobiology and Neurological Disorders. 55 research groups from the three programs benefit of scientific platforms armed with cutting-edge technologies and expert support. Amongst the BioSciences Screening Unit provides the ability to run genetic and chemical screens for the purpose of target and/or drug discovery. The main focus is on assay development, high-throughput screening, high-content screening, multiplexing technologies and data analysis.

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