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BaSyC is a strongly integrated programme, building on close interactions between the research groups. Through the BaSyC consortium, we create a broader, multi-disciplinary community of scientists across the Netherlands committed to the same goal: creating a synthetic cell.

In the course of the BaSyC programme, we will deploy a number of activities to facilitate communication and exchange of knowledge and expertise on all levels, among PIs as well as among the junior researchers.

More details on the activities will be published in the course of time on this webpage.

Newly hired staff at BaSyC is required to follow a “BaSyC Introductory  Training”. The training aims at offering the new staff members an overview of the research lines and lab facilities at the consortium partners’ locations. It is also intended as an “icebreaker” for new staff, as it offers the first opportunity to meet in person with colleagues within the consortium.

The first BaSyC introductory training took place on March 2018. BaSyC consortium members can download the programme and training material from the members’ part of the website (password required)

The first BaSyC Summer School is estimated to take place in 2020. More information about the programme and registration will follow in the course of time on this page.