Awards

  • 2017 Fermentation Travel Awards for Junior Investigators (MDPI) for attending “BioTech2017, 7th Czech-Swiss symposium with exhibition”, Prague, Czech Republic (13-17 June 2017) (Winner Francesca Berini).
  • Senior Fellowship (Assegno Senior) from the University of Insubria for the Research Project “SPR study of regulatory genes for glycopeptide antibiotic production” (2017-2018) (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • “GLOCAL ERC: Ricercatori di successo internazionale per la ricerca lombarda” Fellowship for preparing and attending an ERC-starting Grant. University of Insubria, financed by Regione Lombardia and Fondazione Cariplo (2016-2018) (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for attending “XIV FISV Congress 2016”, Rome (20-23 September 2016) (Winner Francesca Berini).
  • Award Franco Tatò for the best PhD Thesis in the field of Microbial Biotechnology from SIMGBM. (22 September 2016) (Winner Francesca Berini) http://www4.uninsubria.it/on-line/home/articolo12830.html.
  • Senior Fellowship (Assegno Senior) from the University of Insubria for the Research Project “VanYn: study and inhibition of a new enzyme involved in the resistance mechanism to glycopeptide antibiotics” (2016-2017) (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for attending “13th Symposium on Bacterial Genetics and Ecology – BAGECO 2015”, Milan (14-18 June 2015) (Winner Francesca Berini).
  • “GLOCAL ERC: Ricercatori di successo internazionale per la ricerca lombarda” Fellowship for preparing and attending an ERC-starting Grant. University of Insubria, financed by Regione Lombardia and Fondazione Cariplo (2015-2018) (Winner Letizia Marcone).
  • FEMS research grant for working on the project “VanY: structure and inhibition of new enzyme involved in resistance mechanism to GPA antibiotics” at the John Innes Centre of Norwich, UK in collaboration with Prof. Mervyn J. Bibb (2015) (Winner: Elisa Binda).
  • Grant “FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant (YSMG)” for attending “ISBA17: 17th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes, Kusadasi, Turkey (10-13 October 2014) (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • FEMS Grant Board FEMS Invited Speaker Meeting Grant (ISMG) for attending “Microbial Specialised Metabolites: Origins and Applications”, Dubrovnik, Croatia (13-21 September 2014) (Winner Flavia Marinelli).
  • Grant “FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant (YSMG)” for attending John Innes/Rudjer Bošković Summer School on “Microbial Specialised Metabolites: Origins and Applications”, Dubrovnik, Croatia (13-21 September 2014) (Winner Francesca Berini).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for Research Visitors 2014 on the project “Genetic engineering and fermentation of teicoplanin” (Winner Olexander Yushchuk).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for attending “5th Congress of European Microbiologists – FEMS 2013”, Leipzig, Germany (21-25 July 2013) (Winner Francesca Berini).
  • STSM COST ACTION CM 0804 on the project “Chemical Biology for natural products” in the host laboratory of Mervyn Bibb, Dept. of Molecular Microbiology, John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK (Winner Chiara Borsetto).
  • Award Young Researcher 2013 “The Protein Factory” (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • FEMS research fellowship on the project “Mechanisms of teicoplanin production and antibiotic resistance in Actinoplanes teichomyceticus” (2012) (Winner Anton Kobylyanskyy).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for Research Visitors 2012 on the Metaexplore project (April-May 2012) (Winner Ilaria Presti).
  • FEMS Grants Board FEMS Invited Speaker Meeting Grant (ISMG) for attending “Microbial Metabolites in Nature and Medicine – Summer School in Applied Molecular Microbiology”, Dubrovnik, Croatia (25 August – 2 September 2012) (Winner Flavia Marinelli).
  • Grant “FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant (YSMG)” for attending John Innes/Rudjer Bošković Summer School on “Microbial Metabolites in Nature and Medicine”, Dubrovnik, Croatia (25 August – 2 September 2012) (Winner Ilaria Presti).
  • Award Young Researcher 2012 “The Protein Factory” (Winner Letizia Marcone).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for attending “4th Congress of European Microbiologists”, Geneva, Switzerland (26-30 June 2011) (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • Grant “FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant (YSMG)” for attending “4th Congress of European Microbiologists”, Geneva, Switzerland (26-30 June 2011) (Winner Letizia Marcone).
  • Grant “FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant (YSMG)” for attending John Innes/Rudjer Bošković Summer School on “Microbial Metabolites: Signals to Drugs” Dubrovnik, Croatia (21-29 August 2010) (Winner Elisa Binda).
  • Grant “FEMS Young Scientist Meeting Grant (YSMG)” for attending “ISBA’15: 15th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes”, Shanghai, China (20-25 August 2009) (Winner Letizia Marcone).
  • Grant CIB (Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie) for attending “ISBA’15: 15th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes, Shanghai, China (20-25 August 2009) (Winner Letizia Marcone).
  • Prize for the best poster of WORKSHOP II during “ISBA’15, 15th International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes: “Mining of Actinomycetes”, Shanghai, China (20-25 August 2009) (Winner Letizia Marcone).

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