• Digital Patient Roadmap: How To Get Involved

    Currently a public consultation process is going to implement a second draft of the Digital Patient roadmap. This roadmap belongs to all of us, and will affect the way healthcare is delivered to the population of Europe in the years to come. We want as many people to get involved in the roadmap consultation process. To do so, you need to join the DISCIPULUS Forum.
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  • DISCIPULUS: A Complex Fusion of Modelling, Data, Interface, and Funding

    A list of the scientific and technical challenges to overcome in other to realise the Digital Patient.
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  • DISCIPULUS: It’s Well Underway, But First, A Reminder

    Back in November 2012, we had the Second Consultation Meeting in Barcelona, exploring the scientific and technical challenges that have to be overcome in other to make the Digital Patient, a reality. We reported the first half of this meeting in our December issue of the newsletter; you can read this here http://vph-institute.org/news/discipulus-how-were-these-topics-discussed-on-the-day. In our latest issue, we report the second half of the meeting and bring things right up to the present.
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  • Discover the FET Flagships winners

    Graphene and the Human Brain Project win EU's largest research excellence award.
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  • Interface Focus Theme Issue featuring VPH2012 papers: Available Online

    The special Issue entitled "'The Virtual Physiological Human: integrative approaches to computational biomedicine'" contains selected papers from the VPH2012 conference, the congress of reference for our community.
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  • Going up, going down

    "There is no preferred direction of causation in biology, causal influences actually run from the top down as much as they do from the bottom up." This is the theory of the VPH Institute President, Prof Denis Noble, recently reported in the Thesis section of the Nature Physics Journal - February 2013 issue.
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