Self-Organization of Biological Systems

Name: Luciano Marcon
Date of birth: July 2, 1983 (Quilmes, Argentina)
Current Position: Postdoctoral researcher
Contact: Spemannstrasse 39 72076 Tuebingen, Germany


from 2018 Group leader at the Andalusian Centre for Developmental Biology (CABD), Seville, Spain

2014 - 2017 EMBO/Marie-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow at the FML of the Max Planck Society, T├╝bingen, Germany in Dr. Patrick Mueller laboratory

2008 - 2013 Center for Genomic Regulation (Barcelona, Spain)
PhD thesis in Dr. James Sharpe laboratory (grade: summa cum laude)

2006 - 2007 University of Edinburgh (Edinburgh, UK)
MSc, European Master in Informatics (EuMI) (awarded with distinction)

2002 - 2005 University of Trento (Trento, Italy)
Degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics (grade: 106/110)

Honors and Awards

2015 Wired Audi Innovation Award 2015 - best Italian innovator in the category under 35 years

2015 Young Researcher at the Lindau Nobel Meeting 2015 supported by EMBO

2014 - 2016 EMBO and Marie-Curie Long-Term Postdoctoral Fellowships

2014 Eppendorf Award for the best doctoral thesis at the Center for Genomic Regulation (Barcelona, Spain)

2013-2014 Premi Extraordinari for the best doctoral thesis of the Biomedicine program at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain)

2006 - 2007 Scholarship of Excellence - European Master in Informatics (EuMI)


2016 EMBO Laboratory Management Course for postdocs

Commissions of Trust

Since 2014 Reviewer for PLoS One, Scientific Reports

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