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LifeWatch ERIC: l'hub internazionale la ricerca su biodiversità ed ecosistemi

LifeWatch ERIC: l'hub internazionale per la ricerca su biodiversità ed ecosistemi  L'appello firmato da 15.000 scienziati internazionali, la Conferenza sul Clima di Parigi delle Nazioni Unite (COP21) e ora il Global Assessment Study dimostrano chiaramente che l'umanità sta portando il suo life supporting system, la biosfera, verso il co...

Call for study cases | Update

Between late 2018 and beginning 2019, LifeWatch Italy opened a call for study cases in its VREs & MoBiLab. The call proved to be very successfull and attracted many more applicants than expected. Although we are delighted by the amount of applications received, we apology for delaying the publication of its results. Currently, the commit...

News about DNA barcoding databases developed at MobiLab

In the framework of LifeWatch Italy activties, the Bio-Molecular Laboratory (MobiLab) is in charge to build curated collections suitable to conduct molecular biodiversity studies of a wide range of organisms along the tree of life. Considering the state of the art, the taxonomic composition of complex biological and ecological matrices can be optim...

Report of 1st Working meeting on "Metadata, Controlled vocabularies and Ontologies" now available online

The report of the 1st Working meeting on "Metadata, Controlled vocabularies and Ontologies" is now available on line at this link, after the approval of the executive board of LifeWatch ERIC. The main aim of the meeting, organised the last November in Lecce by the LifeWatch ERIC Service Centre, was to set a roadmap for a common strategy to be adop...

LW-ITA and EVER-EST sign letter of intent

LifeWatch Italy and EVER-EST, the H2020 project European Virtual Research Environement for Research (Earth Science Themes), have thus signed a joint letter of intent. This cooperation is possible thanks to key role played by the Italian National Research Council in both initiatives and will allow LifeWacth Italy to benefit from and ...