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    • Rare genetic syndrome identified, caused by mutations in gene SATB1

      Rare genetic syndrome identified, caused by mutations in gene SATB1

      Thu, 28 Jan 2021 16:09:09 GMT
      Advances in DNA sequencing have uncovered a rare syndrome which is caused by variations in the gene SATB1. Discovery of this genetic syndrome is hoped to provide information to families and individuals affected by SATB1-syndrome

    • The great outdoors: £1 million grant to study countryside rights of way

      The great outdoors: £1 million grant to study countryside rights of way

      Tue, 26 Jan 2021 11:13:57 GMT
      COVID-19 has highlighted the importance of accessing nature to people’s health and wellbeing, with 42% of adults saying that ‘visiting green and natural spaces has been even more important to their wellbeing since coronavirus’*. Now a £1 million project will be researching the mapping, development, use and experience of twentieth and twenty-first century rights of way across England and Wales.

    • INDEPTH-Academy technical webinar on NucleusJ with Christophe Tatout and Sophie Desset

      INDEPTH-Academy technical webinar on NucleusJ with Christophe Tatout and Sophie Desset

      Mon, 11 Jan 2021 11:41:37 GMT
      Professor Christophe Tatout and Dr Sophie Desset from University Clermont Auvergne lead this technical webinar on NucleusJ 2.0. This is a new release of NucleusJ. a tool to analyze nuclear morphology and chromatin organization in plant and animal cells.

    • INDEPTH-Academy technical webinar on smFISH with Stefanie Rosa

      INDEPTH-Academy technical webinar on smFISH with Stefanie Rosa

      Fri, 08 Jan 2021 15:12:30 GMT
      Dr Stefanie Rosa from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences leads this technical webinar on Single Molecule Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (smFISH) in Whole Mount Plant Tissues.

    • INDEPTH Imaris Training School

      INDEPTH Imaris Training School

      Mon, 04 Jan 2021 15:16:37 GMT
      The INDEPTH Cost Action hosted a virtual IMARIS training school between December 7th-14th 2020. This was hosted by Celia Baroux at the University of Zürich in collaboration with Michael Mahlert from Bitplane AG who have developed the IMARIS software (https://imaris.oxinst.com/).

    • HAPPY NEW YEAR 2021

      HAPPY NEW YEAR 2021

      Mon, 04 Jan 2021 11:47:48 GMT
      Best wishes to the INDEPTH Community

    • School rugby concussions: teachers need more training to support children with suspected head injuries

      School rugby concussions: teachers need more training to support children with suspected head injuries

      Thu, 17 Dec 2020 09:20:35 GMT
      Despite completing RFU accredited courses, many PE teachers in the UK need more training to help children who are displaying signs of concussion as a result of playing rugby at school.

    • Blenheim Palace Economic Impact Study

      Blenheim Palace Economic Impact Study

      Thu, 17 Dec 2020 08:52:34 GMT
      The Blenheim economic impact analysis 2019/2020 undertaken by Oxford Brookes Business School has just been released.

    • Launching NucleusJ 2.0

      Launching NucleusJ 2.0

      Thu, 10 Dec 2020 14:36:47 GMT
      INDEPTH Chairman Christophe Tatout and his colleagues have published an updated version of their NucleusJ software for analysis of the nucleus. Sophie Desset is the corresponding author of this study.

    • The impact of COVID-19 on women entrepreneurs in Thailand’s Hill Tribes

      The impact of COVID-19 on women entrepreneurs in Thailand’s Hill Tribes

      Mon, 07 Dec 2020 12:47:32 GMT
      Rebuilding the economy in the post-COVID-19 world presents challenges in different areas. For businesses reliant on tourism, a sector severely affected by the pandemic, the urgency is acute.