The Next Breakthrough in Precision Medicine: OMICs-Based Approaches and Computational Work

Despite remarkable scientific advances and the plethora of scientific information collected in medicine, specific and targeted therapies remain challenging. The study of most disease processes occurs after manifestation of symptoms, which limits innovation of interventions to halt disease progression.

The Duality of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Working from Home and in the Lab

Since emerging in late 2019, COVID-19 impacted every aspect of life. It drastically changed the way we, as scientists and in general, interact with each other. Some virologists, immunologist and hematologists were considered essential and continued to work. For them, unprecedented circumstances emerged, with a race against time to better understand this new virus and the associated disease.