GENEGUT holds its 2nd General Assembly

On May 22, the GENEGUT consortium gathered for the project’s second General Assembly. The all-day online meeting included presentations from work packages 1-4 and 6, and enabled valuable scientific discussions amongst all GENEGUT partners.  The second General Assembly of the GENEGUT project took place online on May 22, bringing together representatives from all GENEGUT partners […]

Awareness month: World IBD Day

May 19 is World IBD Day. Each year, patients, patient organisations, activists and other like-minded stakeholders come together to raise awareness about Inflammatory Bowel Disease and foster global solidarity with the 10 million people living with IBD worldwide. This year, GENEGUT celebrates World IBD Day by dedicating the month of May to raising awareness about […]

Pioneer of mRNA research: UCC honorary doctorate for Dr. Katalin Karikó

The University College Cork (UCC) is awarding an Honorary Doctorate to Dr. Katalin Karikó for her pioneering mRNA research. Watch the panel discussion “In Conversation with Professor Katalin Karikó” with GENEGUT coordinator Prof. Caitriona O’Driscoll and project partner Dr. Piotr Kowalski (UCC) through the link below.  “Dr Katalin Karikó has dedicated her career to achieving […]

Introducing patient stories: there is no typical Crohn’s disease patient

Crohn’s disease is a complex and unpredictable condition that affects millions of people around the world. With symptoms and effects of Crohn’s disease varying greatly from person to person, one thing is clear: there is no typical Crohn’s disease patient. In the following months, GENEGUT will feature a regular series of patient stories, highlighting the […]

Shifting the focus: the women behind GENEGUT

Logo of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science February 11 is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Initiated by the United Nations General Assembly (UN GA), organisations around the world use the opportunity to celebrate the women leading innovation and pushing the limits of science – while also calling […]

PostDoc position in GENEGUT

The GENEGUT consortium is currently looking for an exceptionally enthusiastic, creative, and driven Post-Doctoral Researcher with a passion for interdisciplinary science. Find the open position below:  1 PostDoc Position in “Oral delivery of encapsulated RNA nanotherapeutics for targeted treatment of ileal Crohn’s disease” The School of Pharmacy at the University College Cork, Ireland is currently […]

GENEGUT: Supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals

“Transformation is possible, and it is happening right now – in so many places, with so many innovations – and with the engagement of so many people” – (António Guterres, UN secretary-general, 2020). The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) aim to tackle the world’s most urgent challenges – and they present a cornerstone of […]

PhD position in GENEGUT

The GENEGUT consortium is currently looking for an exceptionally enthusiastic, creative, and driven PhD student with a passion for interdisciplinary science. Find the open position below:  1 PhD Position in Molecular Pharmaceutics Uppsala University and the Department of Pharmacy are currently recruiting a highly motivated candidate who will join the Drug Delivery Research Program comprised of […]

GENEGUT officially kicked-off

The GENEGUT project is officially kicked-off! On September 26, 2022, the GENEGUT consortium got together for a half-day virtual kick-off meeting, setting the project up for a great start on October 1, 2022. GENEGUT officially kicked-off! Earlier this week, over 30 members of the GENEGUT consortium gathered to officially kick-off the new Horizon Europe project […]