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News September 20, 2017

Final user committee meeting, September 20th, 2017

The final NEMOA meeting is scheduled on Wednesday September 20th.
The meeting will start at 09.45 am and finish with a lunch. Closing time will be at 2.00 pm.

Venue and agenda

Raadzaal (LAND 00.06), Landbouwinstituut KU Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg 20, B-3001 Heverlee (http://www.biw.kuleuven.be/algemeen/bewegwijzering.aspx)

Wednesday September 20th, 2017

09.45 u - 10.00 u - Coffee & Welcome
10.00 u - 10.05 u - Introduction
10.05 u - 10.25 u - 3D neighborhood kernel to predict drug-target interactions (WP1)
10.25 u - 10.50 u - Network-based data integration for mode of action determination (WP2)
10.50 u - 11.30 u - Identification and mode of action of novel anti-biofilm agents (WP3-6)
10.50 u - 11.00 u - Anti-biofilm agents identified: an overview
11.00 u - 11.15 u - An antimicrobial with natural selection against drug resistance
11.15 u - 11.30 u - Microbial competition as a novel antimicrobial target
11.30 u - 11.45 u - Coffee break
11.45 u - 12.30 u - Valorization: challenging biofilm inhibitors in real-life applications (WP6)
11.45 u - 12.00 u - Anti-biofilm treatment in food industry and breweries
12.00 u - 12.15 u - Anti-biofilm treatment in greenhouse irrigation systems
​12.15 u - 12.30 u - Delivery strategies for anti-biofilm compounds
12.30 u - 13.00 u - Follow-up projects and discussion
13.00 u - 14.00 u - Sandwich lunch

News June 16, 2016

User committee meeting, June 16th, 2016

Our next NEMOA meeting with partners and user group will take place Thursday June 16th. The meeting will start at 10.00 am and finish with a lunch. Closing time will be at 2.00 pm.

Venue and agenda

Mgr. O. Romerozaal, Collegium Veteranorum, Sint-Michielsstraat 2-4, 3000 Leuven Thursday June 16th, 2016
Collegium Veteranorum is located next to Maria Theresia College in the city center of Leuven and is a 5 minutes walk away from the KU Leuven car park Servotte, Parkstraat 39-51 (walking route: https://admin.kuleuven.be/td/afbeeldingen/Fac_Godgeleerdheid.pdf​). Car park Servotte is easily accessible from the ring road of Leuven (https://admin.kuleuven.be/td/afbeeldingen/plan_parkstraat.jpg/image_preview, https://admin.kuleuven.be/td/afbeeldingen/servotte.jpg/image_preview).

Thursday June 16th, 2016

10.00 u - 10.05 u - Welcome & Introduction
10.05 u - 10.30 u - Verification of the 3D neighborhood kernel on NEMOA targets (WP1)
10.30 u - 11.05 u - Network analysis: prioritizing trait related polymorphisms (WP2)
11.05 u - 11.30 u - Top down identification and mode of action of novel anti-biofilm agents (WP4)
11.30 u - 11.45 u - Coffee break
11.45 u - 12.05 u - Bottom up identification of anti-biofilm agents – drug repurposing (WP5)
12.05 u - 12.50 u - Valorization: challenging anti-biofilm agents in real-life applications (WP6) 12.05 u – 12.20 u - Magnetic nanoparticles as carriers for biofilm inhibitors in water systems
12.20 u – 12.40 u - The effect of biodiversity on the inhibition of brewery biofilms
12.40 u – 12.50 u - Exploration of additional application-oriented tests
12.50 u - 13.00 u - Discussion
13.00 u - 14.00 u - Sandwich lunch

News June 16, 2015

User committee meeting

Our next NEMOA meeting with partners and user group will take place Tuesday June 16th. The meeting will start at 10.00 am and finish with a lunch. Closing time will be at 2.00 pm.

Venue and agenda

Raadzaal (LAND 00.06), Landbouwinstituut KU Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg 20, B-3001 Heverlee (http://www.biw.kuleuven.be/algemeen/bewegwijzering.aspx)

Tuesday June 16th, 2015

10.00 u - 10.05 u - Welcome & Introduction
10.05 u - 10.30 u - Improving traditional ligand screening with the 3D neighborhood kernel (WP1)
10.30 u - 10.50 u - Network-based analysis of antibiotic resistance eQTL data using PheNetic (WP2)
10.50 u - 11.25 u - Identification and mode of action of novel anti-biofilm agents (WP4)

10.50 u - 11.00 u - Anti-biofilm agents identified up til now: an overview
11.00 u - 11.15 u - sRNA mimics as biofilm inhibitors: rationale, identification and mode of action
11.15 u - 11.30 u - Interfering with nucleotide biosynthesis to inhibit biofilms
11.30 u - 11.45 u - Coffee break
11.45 u - 12.20 u - Identification and mode of action of novel anti-biofilm agents (Part II)

11.45 u - 12.00 u - Interference with microbial cooperation as an anti-biofilm strategy that selects against resistance
12.00 u - 12.20 u - Interference with microbial competition as a potential anti-biofilm strategy
12.20 u - 12.50 u - Valorization: challenging biofilm inhibitors in real-life applications (WP6)
12.20 u - 12.25 u - Development of an anti-biofilm coating for orthopedic implants
12.25 u – 12.35 u - Towards a multispecies model for brewery biofilms
12.35 u – 12.45 u - Towards a model for biofilms in greenhouse irrigation systems
12.45 u – 12.50 u - Magnetic nanoparticles as carriers for biofilm inhibitors
12.50 u - 13.00 u - Discussion
13.00 u - 14.00 u - Sandwich lunch

News September 23, 2014

User committee meeting

Our next NEMOA meeting with partners and user group will take place Tuesday September 23rd, starting at 10.00 am and will finish with a lunch. Closing time will be at 2.00 pm.

Venue and agenda

Raadzaal (LAND 00.06), Landbouwinstituut KU Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg 20, B-3001 Heverlee (http://www.biw.kuleuven.be/algemeen/bewegwijzering.aspx)

September 23th, 2014

10.00 u - 10.05 u - Welcome & Introduction
10.05 u - 10.20 u - Drug-target interaction networks: redefining the dataset (WP1)
10.20 u - 10.40 u - Network based omics interpretation using knowledge compilation (WP2)
10.40 u - 11.20 u - Identification and mode of action of novel anti-biofilm agents (WP4)

10.40 u - 10.55 u - Imidazole-based biofilm inhibitors: an update
10.55 u - 11.10 u - sRNA mimics: a novel type of biofilm inhibitors
11.10 u - 11.20 u - Magnetic nanoparticles as carriers for biofilm inhibitors
11.20 u - 11.35 u - Coffee break
11.35 u - 12.00 u - Identification and mode of action of novel anti-biofilm agents (Part II)

11.35 u - 11.45 u - A comprehensive library of literature biofilm inhibitors
11.45 u - 12.00 u - Interfering with nucleotide biosynthesis to inhibit biofilms
12.00 u - 12.35 u - Valorization: challenging biofilm inhibitors in real-life applications (WP6)
12.00 u - 12.05 u - Anti-biofilm activity against a panel of plant pathogens
12.05 u - 12.15 u - Towards a multispecies model for brewery biofilms
12.15 u - 12.25 u - Towards a model for biofilms in RO and greenhouse irrigation systems
12.25 u - 12.35 u - Inhibition of common goods in biofilms: an antimicrobial strategy that selects against resistance?
12.35 u - 13.00 u - Discussion
13.00 u - 14.00 u - Sandwich lunch

News January 21, 2014

User committee meeting IWT-SBO project NEMOA “Network-based approaches for the identification and mode of action determination of anti-bacterial agents”

Venue and agenda

Raadzaal (LAND 00.06), Landbouwinstituut KU Leuven, Kasteelpark Arenberg 20, B-3001 Heverlee (http://www.biw.kuleuven.be/algemeen/bewegwijzering.aspx)

January 21st 2014

09.15 u - 09.30 u - Arrival
09.30 u - 09.40 u - Welcome & Introduction
09.40 u - 10.15 u - Integrating 3D data into the drug-target database and developing new 3D learning models that predict drug-target interactions (WP1)
10.15 u - 11.00 u - Network based eQTL analysis in clonal systems (WP2)
11.00 u - 11.15 u - Coffee break
11.15 u - 11.45 u - Network based mode of action determination of selected anti-biofilm agents (WP4)
11.45 u - 12.00 u - Overview of valorisation oriented activities (WP7)
12.00 u - 12.30 u - Discussion
12.30 u - 13.30 u - Sandwich lunch

News May 23, 2013

User committee meeting IWT-SBO project NEMOA “Network-based approaches for the identification and mode of action determination of anti-bacterial agents”

Venue and agenda

Geel Huis, Kasteelpark Arenberg 11, B-3001 Heverlee (small building opposite to the building of the previous meeting)

May 23th 2013

09.45 u - 10.00 u - Arrival
10.00 u - 10.10 u - Welcome & Introduction
10.10 u - 10.35 u - Collection of drug-target interaction data & QSAR technology (WP1)
10.35 u - 11.00 u - Construction of integrated molecular interaction network for E. coli & Pathfinding methods based on Problog (WP2)
11.00 u - 11.15 u - Coffee break
11.15 u - 12.00 u - Activity profile of selected classes of anti-biofilm molecules & Mode of action data collected by 4 complementary approaches (WP4)
12.00 u - 12.30 u - Discussion
12.30 u - 13.30 u - Sandwich lunch

Publications March 26, 2013

De Maeyer, D., Cloots, L., Renkens, J., De Raedt, L., Marchal, K. (2013). PheNetic: Network-based interpretation of unstructured gene lists in E. coli. Molecular Biosystems.