Events (where you can find us)

August 20-26, 2016 21st International Mass Spectrometry Conference, Toronto, Canada


News (excluding new paper announcements)

June 2016 Matej Oresic receives Lifetime Honorary Fellow award from Metabolomics Society, in recognition of his groundbreaking development of metabolomics data processing tools and powerful analytical methods that have enabled systems-level investigations of processes that lead to obesity and diabetes, with a specific focus on type 1 diabetes.
June 2016 dvice for 2018–2020 of the Horizon 2020 Advisory Group for Societal Challenge 1, "Health, Demographic Change and Well-being" is published. Matej Oresic chaired the Personalised medicine working group.
June 2015 SyMMyS participants awarded a grant from Academy of Finland pHealth programme for project "Personalised medicine to predict and prevent Type 1 Diabetes" (Lahesmaa - coordinator, Knip, Lähdesmäki, Oresic, Toppari, Lahti).
May 2015 SyMMyS PI Riitta Lahesmaa awarded Academy of Finland Professorship. Congratulations!
November 2014 New metabolomics laboratory opened by M. Orešič and T. Hyötyläinen at Steno Diabetes Center.
June 2014 Infant nutrition and development of type 1 diabetes – is it possible to prevent the disease by splitting the cow’s milk proteins in baby formula? Paper by M. Knip et al. published in JAMA on June 11, 2014.
April 2014 Matej Oresic appointed as Principal Investigator, Systems Medicine, at Steno Diabetes Center in Denmark.
January 2014 Article about the Mikael Knip's DIABIMMUNE study and the hygiene hypothesis in Washington Post.
September 2013 Prof. Olli Simell receives JDRF’s prestigious Mary Tyler Moore and S. Robert Levine, M.D., Excellence in Clinical Research Award.
September 2013 New book edited by T. Hyötyläinen and S. Wiedmer: Chromatographic Methods in Metabolomics (RSC Publishing, Cambridge, 2013; ISBN 978-1-84973-607-7).
September 2013 New book edited by M. Orešič and A. Vidal-Puig: A Systems Biology Approach to Study Metabolic Syndrome (Springer Verlag, NY, 2013; ISBN 978-3-319-01007-6).
August 2013 Research spotlight by T. Hyötyläinen and M. Orešič in August issue of MetaboNews: GC×GC-TOFMS strategy for combined quantitative and untargeted profiling of polar metabolites.
July 2013 Metabolomics 2014 conference: 10th International Conference of the Metabolomics Society, announced: Tsuruoka, Japan, June 23-26, 2014. M. Orešič member of the International Organizing Committee.
February 6, 2013 Minisymposium: Microbiota and Host Response in Health and Disease (Biocity Turku)
January 2012 SyMMyS kicks off with a meeting in Helsinki.
June 2011 Finnish Centre of Excellence in Molecular Systems Immunology and Physiology Research led by Prof. Matej Orešič selected by the Academy of Finland to the new Centre of Excellence Programme (2012-2017). [press release]


Previous events

June 27-40, 2016 Metabolomics 2016, Dublin, Ireland
May 23, 2016 SyMMyS Seminar: New insights into Type 1 Diabetes and the Regulation of Immune Responses. Helsinki, Finland
November 9-10, 2015 DICP Symposium (XXXIX) on functional metabolomics, Dalian, China
October 15-17, 2015 8th World Congress on Prevention of Diabetes and Its Complications, Cartagena, Colombia
September 14-18, 2015 51st EASD Annual Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden
August 26, 2015 Joint SyMMyS and FiDiPro Symposium - "New Insights into Type 1 Diabetes", Turku, Finland
July 10-14, 2015 23rd Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology and the 14th European Conference on Computational Biology, Dublin, Ireland
June 29 - July 3, 2015 Metabolomics 2015. The 11th International Conference of the Metabolomics Society, San Francisco, CA, USA
June 14-17, 2015 14th Scandinavian Symposium on Chemometrics, Sardinia, Italy
June 5-9, 2015 American Diabetes Association 75th Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA, USA
May 31 - June 4, 2015 63rd ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, St. Louis, MO, USA
May 20-22, 2015 2015 Steno Symposium - Personalised Medicine in Diabetes Care, Copenhagen, Denmark
April 19-24, 2015 Keystone Symposium on The Crossroads of Lipid Metabolism and Diabetes, Copenhagen, Denmark
April 12-16, 2015 Immunology of Diabetes Society 14th International Congress, Munich, Germany
February 9-13, 2015 Keystone Symposium on Systems Biology of Lipid Metabolism, Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, CO, USA
September 22-24, 2014 4th European Lipidomic Meeting, Graz, Austria
September 15-19, 2014 50th EASD Annual Meeting, Vienna, Austria
August 24-29, 2014 20th International Mass Spectrometry Conference, Geneva, Switzerland
June 23-26, 2014 10th International Conference of the Metabolomics Society, Tsuruoka, Japan
June 9-11, 2014 Analytical Days 2014, Stockholm, Sweden
March 19-23, 2014 11th International Neurotrauma Symposium, Budapest, Hungary
March 13-15, 2014 EarlyNutrition Conference - The Power of Programming 2014, Munich, Germany
January 17-18, 2014 1st Turku Traumatic Brain Injury Symposium, Turku, Finland
September 23-27, 2013 49th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Barcelona, Spain
September 22-25, 2013 15th International Symposium on Celiac Disease, Chicago, IL, USA
July 1-4, 2013 9th Annual International Meeting of the Metabolomics Society, Glasgow, Scotland
May 8-11, 2013 46th Annual Meeting of The European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, hepatology and Nutrition, London, UK
April 27-May 1, 2013 European Congress of Endocrinology , Copenhagen, Denmark
March 8-9, 2013 Integrative approaches in nutrition research, Clermont-Ferrand, France
February 6, 2013 Minisymposium Microbiota and Host Response in Health and Disease, Turku, Finland
September 4-9, 2012 22nd IUBMB & 37th FEBS Congress "From Single Molecules to Systems Biology", Sevilla, Spain
June 25 - July 2, 2012 Society for Experimental Biology Annual Main Meeting, Salzburg, Austria
June 25-28, 2012 Metabolomics 2012, Washington, DC, USA
May 27-June 1, 2012 36th International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography (ISCC) and 9th GCxGC Symposium, Riva del Garda, Italy
May 9-12, 2012 19th European Congress of Obesity (ECO2012), Lyon, France
April 2-4, 2012 Inserm workshop 214 “Metabolomics for biomedical research: where do we stand?”, Bordeaux, France.