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Shakeel Ahmad at EMBO 2023

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MiCoF PhD student, Shakeel Ahmad, attended prestigious EMBO Microbial Metagenomics 2023 practical course at EMBL, Heidelberg from April 17, 2023 to April 23, 2023. He had an opportunity to interact with experts in the field and got hands on experience of studying metagenome of microbes. Valuable inputs were received on his poster titled “Exploring the role of sub-MIC antibiotic exposure on bacterial hetero-resistance at single cell level”

Piotr Garstecki scored a hat-trick

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Three significant accomplishments in a row of MiCoF’s head, professor Piotr Garstecki: He appeared on the Forbes magazine cover, he received CEBioForum “Most influencing person” award as well as Polityka Zdrowotna “Innovator” award. And all this in only one month. Piotr, you are unstoppable!

MiCoF representative at Photonics West 2023

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MiCoF PhD student, Shreyas Vasantham,  took part in Photonics West Exhibition (SPIE) which was hold in San Francisco, between 31 January and 2 February 2023. He had a pleasure to deliver an oral talk: Speckle imaging offers sensitive detection of bacterial growth in microdroplet antibiotic susceptibility testing assays.

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First prize in Best Work Competition in 2021

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The article “High throughput monitoring of bacterial cell density in nanoliter droplets: label-free detection of unmodified Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria” authored by the members of our Team won IPC PAS Best Work Competition in the reporting year 2021. Congratulations to the Authors. We are super proud of you!

Success of Scope Fluidics, spin-off company founded by MiCoF Head, Piotr Garstecki!

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Hot news😊 Scope Fluidics, the biotechnological spin-off founded by the Head of MiCoF, Piotr Garstecki, sold its daughter company, Curiosity Diagnostics, to Bio-Rad Laboratories. Bio-Rad Laboratories is the American Nasdaq company working in the field of life science research and clinical diagnostics.

Piotr, though success has many fathers, we know it is you who made it happen. We are proud to be working with you!