Development of new bioinformatics methods for the research of the genetic and environmental causes of multifactorial diseases in Ogliastra

Targets
Construction of a Biobank and analysis of biological samples (DNA, mononuclear cells and plasma) and research into association between type 1 diabetes and HLA complex genes in patients with common complex pathologies and healthy subjects belonging to an isolated geographic area genetically

Partnership
BCS Biotech s.p.a.
Nursing Home Tomasini di Nuoro
L.I.A. Applied Computer Labs

In collaboration with:
University of Cagliari
Department of Physics University of Sassari
Department of Engineering Diabetology Department Brotzu Hospital, Cagliari

Search for tools and applications in the network for quality control of molecular diagnostic laboratories

Targets
Research and study of an integrated model for the standardization of diagnostic methodologies based on molecular biology and development of remote control systems for laboratory equipment and creation of virtual work environments

Partnership
BCS Biotech s.p.a.
L.I.A. Applied Computer Labs

In collaboration with:
“G. D’Annunzio” University Foundation of Chieti
University of Cagliari, Medical Genetic Chair
Regional Center for Transplantation P.O. Binaghi of Cagliari

Study of innovative applications for remote control of instruments dedicated to molecular diagnostics

Target
Development of a prototype for the complete automation of the process of sharing and remote use of tools of an ideal laboratory for diagnostic tests in molecular biology

Partnership
BIOENG S.R.L.
L.I.A. Applied Computer Labs

Realization of a prototype applied to molecular diagnosis

Target
Developing an application designed for scanning microplate using image processing techniques and advanced adaptive pattern recognition

Partnership
BCS Biotech spa