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Kick-off meeting Bologna 14-15 March 2023

 

TClock4AD kick-off meeting was held in Bologna. In two days, Beneficiaries had the opportunity to meet and after presenting their expertise, roles were established, and objectives underlined. Schedule of the project was further defined, with particular attention to the first milestones and deliverables.

 

DCs Positions Awarded

 

The Call for 17 PhD, that was opened on the 31st of March, is now closed and the selected Doctoral Candidates are listed below:

DC1      Ela Radošević (Croatia)

DC2      Dionysios Kampasis (Greece)

DC3      Shahzeb Khan (Pakistan)

DC4      Vicente Ledesma (Spain)

DC5      Irene Castellino (Italy)

DC6      Alexandra Lobyntseva (Israel)

DC7      Arthur Galushkin (Russia)

DC8      Marion Le Meur (France)

DC9      Xuanyu Huang (China)

DC10    Ioanna Kourouzidou (Cyprus)

DC11    Silvia Mori (Italy)

DC12    Tânia Alves (Portugal)

DC13    Nikolaos Vareltzakis (Greece)

DC14    Mrutyunjaya Panda (India)

DC15    Xue Wu (China)

DC16    Alexandros Zantis (Cyprus)

DC17    Kazi Ishrak Faiyaz (Bangladesh)

TClock4AD first PhD has started!

TClock4AD first PhD has started!

September 18, 2023

She is Xue Wu and her project is TECHNOLOGY-TAILORED COMMERCIALIZATION OF DRUG DEVELOPMENT FOR AD which will be performed at Ghent University under the supervision of Professor Mirjam Knockaert jointly with Prof Paolo Blasi at University of Bologna.

Two new DCs have started

Two new DCs have started

October 4th, 2023

They are Silvia Mori and Alexandros Zantis, our DC11 and DC16.

Silvia's project is the DEVELOPMENT AND APPLICATION OF PHOTOSWITCHABLE OREXIN RECEPTOR LIGANDS FOR CONTROL OF CIRCADIAN RHYTHM IN AD, which will be performed at Würzburg and Lisbon Universities.

Alexandros is starting the double doctorate with Teesside University and Bologna University with the project entitled DEVELOPMENT OF A CIRCADIAN RHYTHM-BASED DRUG REPURPOSING STRATEGY FOR AD.

Another PhD student joining the TClock4AD Consortium

Another PhD student joining the TClock4AD Consortium

October 20, 2023

Today, Irene Castellino started her PhD. Her project, HIT SELECTION STRATEGIES FOR IDENTIFICATION OF KINASE INHIBITORS MODULATING CIRCADIAN RHYTHM IN AD will be conducted jointly at Hradec Kralove University and at Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna under the supervision of Professor Kamil Musilek and Professor Manuela Bartolin, respectively.

TClock4AD group is enlarging

TClock4AD group is enlarging

October 12th, 2023

Ioanna Kourouzidou has joined the TClock4AD Consortium. She will spend two years at Biofabics under the supervision of Dr Costa and one at Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri under the supervision of Dr Albani. The double degree will be awarded by University Santiago de Compostela and University of Verona.

Several PhD have started the TClock4AD PhD programme

Several PhD have started the TClock4AD PhD programme

November 2, 2023

The TClock4AD group is growing fast! Most of the PhDs have already started and we are really looking forward to meet all of them soon.

 

The UK Associated Partners team is complete

The UK Associated Partners team is complete

November 27, 2023

Today, Ishrak begins his PhD at Teesside University, a TClock4AD Associated Partner, under the supervision of Professor Tora Smulders-Srinivasan. He will also spend part of his PhD studies at the University of Bologna, under the supervision of Professor Manuela Bartolini.

NT-2 Residential Workshop

NT-2 Residential Workshop

We finally met in Madrid for the first TClock4AD training event. The workshop was held at IMDEA, and all the PhD students who were already enrolled participated in person. Those who were still waiting for their visas attended the event online. Great speakers introduced our DCs to the state of the art in the field of Alzheimer's disease. In the picture, we are wearing our BIG corporate T-Clock4AD-shirts.

Christmas Arrival: Mrutyunjaya Panda joins TClock4AD consortium

Christmas Arrival: Mrutyunjaya Panda joins TClock4AD consortium

December 20, 2023

Just ahead of the Christmas holidays, Mrutyunjaya Panda, AKA Jay, has joined FORTH to pursue his Ph.D. under the expert guidance of Professor Tavernarakis. Following  TClock4AD programme he will spend 10 months of his doctoral studies at University of Verona, supervised by Professor Constantin. 

Welcome aboard, Jay!

 

New year, new PhD student

New year, new PhD student

January 9th, 2024

Alexandra Lobyntseva has joined Santiago de Compostela University where she will spend two years under the supervision of Prof Alonso. During her PhD studies Alexandra will spend 10 months in Tel Aviv University under the supervision of Prof Gozes and a 2-month secondment in Alnylam Pharmaceuticals – USA.

TClock4AD team is almost completed

TClock4AD team is almost completed

February 5, 2024

Artur Galushkin has recently joined Tel Aviv University, where he will conduct the majority of his PhD studies under the supervision of Prof. Gozes. To finalize his project, Artur will move to Santiago de Compostela University where he will be supervised by with Prof. Alonso and to Biofabics for the industrial secondment.

Welcome aboard, Artur! Now, all that is left is for the last DC to hurry up and join TClock4AD so we can finally shout "Team Complete!"

The TClock4AD DCs’ Team is completed

The TClock4AD DCs’ Team is completed

February 20th, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that today, with the arriving of Shah Zeb Khan at Nostrum biodiscovery, the team od TClock4AD DCs is complete!

Shah Zeb will be supervised by Dr. Chiara Pallara in Barcelona and Prof Barbara Monti at University of Bologna

Go TClock4AD Go!!