• Avicenna amendments on the ECDC Regulation adopted in plenary

    The three amendments suggested by Avicenna to MEP Radan Kanev (EPP, BG) for the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Regulation (ECDC) were adopted by the European Parliament on 14 September during the vote in plenary. This means that the amendments to the file adopted by the European Parliament as a whole feature computer modelling & simulation twice, and in silico and digital twin technologies for the first time
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  • General assembly of the UK Chapter of the VPHi

    After 2 years the General Assembly (GA) of the VPHi-UK chapter has met for the second time at the BioMedEng conference held in Sheffield on 6-7/09/21.
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  • BECA Committee discusses the European Health Data Space, including Digital Twins and In Silico

    During the 9 September meeting of the European Parliament’s Special Committee on Beating Cancer (BECA) regarding the European Health Data Space (EHDS), both digital twins and in silico medicine were mentioned by the Commission.
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  • WHO/Europe releases report on transparency for pharmaceuticals, vaccines, and other health products

    WHO/Europe has released a report reviewing the transparency measures of markets for medicines, vaccines, and other health products in the WHO European Region.
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  • Insigneo institute and SANO

    VPHi board member the University of Sheffield, through the Insigneo Institute for in silico medicine, has connections with Polish supercomputer hosts Cyfronet in Krakow that go back many years, and which have involved multiple well-funded ventures, typically supported by the EC.
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  • In the literature: selection of Summer 2021

    This section highlights interesting recently published papers from our community. If you have published something you want to share with the community, please let us know: we will include it in this section.
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