News Archive

06.12.2017

Euro-BioImaging 10th Newsletter

Enjoy reading our 10th Newsletter here

09.11.2017

Global BioImaging 'Exchange of Experience II' in Bangalore - Watch the video!

The Global BioImaging EoE II took place at the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) in Bangalore, India. 55 participants representing imaging infrastructures from all contintents participated in this fruitful workshop.

Watch our video here: https://youtu.be/pHKKs51PesQ

23.10.2017

The Global BioImaging project launches its second Shadowing Program for imaging facility staff!

After the success of the first round of the Global BioImaging shadowing program, which took place during 2017 with seven people travelling to international imaging facilities, the Global BioImaging project consortium is proud to announce that over 20 applications were recieved fot the second open call of job shadowing for imaging facility staff!

20.10.2017

Countries are committing to launch EuBI into full operation

'Rome wasn’t built in a day’ .....and this is equally true for European Research Infrastructures. But after almost a decade of planning, many European countries and EMBL are now committing to commonly launch Euro-BioImaging, and open this Imaging Research Infrastructure for European scientists. After the preparation work has been concluded in October 2017, all countries are now invited to sign the legal documents and become founding members of EuBI.

31.07.2017

A new call for hosts within the RItrain staff exchange programme is now open

A new call for hosts within the RItrain staff exchange programme is now open

The purpose of RItrain staff exchanges is for managerial staff from European Research Infrastructures to develop managerial and leadership expertise in areas that are new to them, or that they feel their research infrastructure needs to develop specific expertise in, by making short knowledge-exchange visits to research infrastructures that are noted for their excellence in the same area. 

18.05.2017

EuBI gateway to the Image Data Resource

The EuBI Interim Web Access portal provides a direct entry point to the IDR (Image Data Resource). More information about the IDR can also be found in this pre-print and in the latest edition of EMBL etc.

21.03.2017

EuBI Node Candidate in Prague announces Stakeholder Management and Community Building Staff Exchange – deadline for application is 31 August 2017!

The Institute of Molecular Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic organizes a “Stakeholder Management and Community Building” Staff Exchange in May/October 2017 in Prague in the framework of the RItrain project.
 

16.03.2017

Collaboration with AMMRF to expand Myscope

Euro-BioImaging and Global BioImaging (GBI) are pleased to be working with our Australian GBI partners, the AMMRF, to expand their online microscopy training tool MyScope.

23.01.2017

Meet the Euro-BioImaging staff at the 12th European Molecular Imaging Meeting – EMIM 2017!

The Euro-BioImaging team will attend EMIM 2017 in Cologne, Germany, 5-7 April 2017. This meeting is organized by the European Society of Molecular Imaging (ESMI) and covers all aspects of biomedical molecular and cellular imaging.

We’ll be happy to meet you there and to illustrate all the opportunities offered by Euro-BioImaging!

16.12.2016

1st CORBEL Open Call successfully closed

On November 30, 2016 the CORBEL Open Call for Research Projects was successfully completed. We would like to thank everybody involved - applicants as well as service providers - for their great enthusiasm and the efforts they invested.

24.10.2016

The Global BioImaging project launched its first Shadowing Program for imaging facility staff

Facility staff members within the Global BioImaging Project Network (Euro-BioImaging, Australian National Imaging Facility, Australian Microscopy & Microanalysis Research Facility, India-BioImaging) who wish to make a period of job shadowing at another GBI imaging facility have applied to the program; the successful have been selected and they will receive one of the available travel grants.

For more information, please visit the dedicated webpage 

23.10.2016

All scientists invited to apply for access: Euro-BioImaging Interim Operation

From now on, European life science researchers have the possibility to use state-of-the-art imaging technologies, which they do not find at their home institutions or among their collaboration partners.

05.10.2016

CORBEL offers Open Access to high-end technologies and services

CORBEL is a European consortium that unites Biological and Medical Science Research Infrastructures in an EC-funded project. Euro-BioImaging participates in CORBEL as the future European research infrastructure for biological and biomedical imaging technologies. Today, CORBEL announces an open call for scientists to gain access to multiple research infrastructures and services across the whole range of life sciences.

16.09.2016

EuBI publishes first catalogue of biological and biomedical image data repositories

The Euro-BioImaging collection is the first public collection of image data repositories and is available at BioSharing.org.

23.08.2016

APPLY NOW! The Global BioImaging project announces the first international training courses for Imaging Core Facility Staff

It is with great pleasure that the Global BioImaging project consortium announces its first International Training Courses for Imaging Core Facility Staff!
 
The two advanced courses address core facility staff working at Euro-BioImaging Node Candidates and at the international GBI partner institutions. The courses will take place back-to-back at the EMBL in Heidelberg (Germany) and will cover the topics of:

    01.08.2016

    Hungary becomes 17th Member of EuBI Interim Board

    On July 22nd, Hungary signed the Memorandum of Understanding as 17th Member of the Interim Board, to work with 16 European countries and EMBL on the establishment of  Euro-BioImaging ERIC by 2017.

    We would like to welcome the Hungarian Delegation to Euro-BioImaging!

    10.06.2016

    “Global BioImaging - Exchange of Experience I” Workshop at EMBL (Heidelberg), June 8-10

    Imaging facility managers and staff from around the globe met at the first Exchange of Experience Workshop from 8th-10th June 2016 at the EMBL in Heidelberg Germany, organized by the Global BioImaging Project.

    21.03.2016

    Austria joins Euro-BioImaging Interim Board

    In March Austria joined Euro-BioImaging Interim Board as its 16th member, together with 14 other European countries and EMBL. With their signature Austrian Ministry of Science Research and Economy supported work towards establishment of pan European imaging infrastructure that will serve all life scientists in Europe.

    Austria will be represented in Euro-BioImaging Interim Board by Delegates from the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy, and the Medical University Vienna.

    08.12.2015

    Euro-BioImaging appoints its Hub and nominates the first generation of Nodes

    This past autumn, Euro-BioImaging (EuBI), the pan-European research infrastructure for imaging technologies on the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) Roadmap took two key steps toward becoming a reality.

    01.12.2015

    Global BioImaging Project Starts Today!

    ... and the Euro-BioImaging partners are very excited to kick-off their work with their international collaboration partners in Australia and India, as well as the new partners in Argentina, Japan, South Africa and the United States. Together, they will exchange knowledge and experience on how to operate best open access imaging infrastructure, and provide image data services and training for staff in facility management and cutting-edge imaging technologies.

    03.09.2015

    EC H2020 funds for Euro-BioImaging Preparatory Phase II: Full-speed towards operation

    In the scope of the EC call for scientific infrastructure development (INFRADEV), Euro-BioImaging (EuBI) was granted € 1.5 Mill for its Preparatory Phase-II, to take the final steps needed to start full operation for open user access by 2017. In the next 2 years, the legal documents and contracts that will establish EuBI as a new European Research Infrastructure Consortium called EuBI ERIC, will be finalized and signed by its European member countries and international organizations such as EMBL.